Bible VersionsNASGenesis 10:10; Genesis 11:9
Genesis 10:10; Genesis 11:9 (New American Standard)
The beginning of his kingdom was Babel and Erech and Accad and Calneh, in the land of Shinar.
Therefore its name was called Babel, because there the LORD confused the language of the whole earth; and from there the LORD scattered them abroad over the face of the whole earth.
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