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Genesis 11:7 CSB

7 Come, let Us go down there and confusea their languageb so that they will not understand one another's speech."c

References for Genesis 11:7

    • c 11:7 - Or confound
    • d 11:7 - Lit lip
    • e 11:7 - Lit understand each man the lip of his companion

      Study tools for Genesis 11:7

      • a 11:1 - Lit one lip and the same words
      • b 11:2 - Lit they
      • c 11:7 - Or confound
      • d 11:7 - Lit lip
      • e 11:7 - Lit understand each man the lip of his companion
      • f 11:9 - The Hb word for confuse sounds like Babylon.
      • g 11:12 - LXX reads years and fathered Cainan. 13 After he fathered Cainan, Arphachshad lived 430 years and fathered [other] sons and daughters, and he died. Cainan lived 130 years and fathered Shelah. After he fathered Shelah, Cainan lived 330 years and fathered [other] sons and daughters, and he died; Gn 10:24; Lk 3:35-36