Canaan1 was the father of Sidon2 his firstborn,a3 and of the Hittites,416
Jebusites,5 Amorites,6 Girgashites,717
Hivites,8 Arkites, Sinites,
Arvadites,9 Zemarites and Hamathites.10 Later the Canaanite11 clans scattered
and the borders of Canaan12 reached from Sidon13 toward Gerar14 as far as Gaza,15 and then toward Sodom, Gomorrah, Admah and Zeboiim,16 as far as Lasha.
These are the sons of Ham by their clans and languages, in their territories and nations.
Sons were also born to Shem, whose older brother wasb Japheth; Shem was the ancestor of all the sons of Eber.1722
The sons of Shem: Elam,18 Asshur,19 Arphaxad,20 Lud and Aram.2123
The sons of Aram: Uz,22 Hul, Gether and Meshech.c24
Arphaxad was the father ofd Shelah, and Shelah the father of Eber.2325
Two sons were born to Eber: One was named Peleg,e because in his time the earth was divided; his brother was named Joktan.
Joktan was the father of Almodad, Sheleph, Hazarmaveth, Jerah,
Hadoram, Uzal,24 Diklah,
Obal, Abimael, Sheba,2529
Ophir,26 Havilah and Jobab. All these were sons of Joktan.
The region where they lived stretched from Mesha toward Sephar, in the eastern hill country.
These are the sons of Shem by their clans and languages, in their territories and nations.
These are the clans of Noah's sons,27 according to their lines of descent, within their nations. From these the nations spread out over the earth28 after the flood.