Today you are driving me from the land, and I will be hidden from your presence;1 I will be a restless wanderer on the earth,2 and whoever finds me will kill me."315
But the LORD said to him, "Not soa; if anyone kills Cain4, he will suffer vengeance5 seven times over.6" Then the LORD put a mark on Cain so that no one who found him would kill him.
So Cain went out from the LORD's presence7 and lived in the land of Nod,b east of Eden.817
Cain lay with his wife,9 and she became pregnant and gave birth to Enoch. Cain was then building a city,10 and he named it after his son11 Enoch.