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Genesis 10:19 NIV

19 and the borders of Canaan reached from Sidon toward Gerar as far as Gaza, and then toward Sodom, Gomorrah, Admah and Zeboyim, as far as Lasha.

Study tools for Genesis 10:19

  • a 10:2 - "Sons" may mean "descendants" or "successors" or "nations" ; also in verses 3, 4, 6, 7, 20-23, 29 and 31.
  • b 10:4 - Some manuscripts of the Masoretic Text and Samaritan Pentateuch (see also Septuagint and 1 Chron. 1:7); most manuscripts of the Masoretic Text "Dodanites"
  • c 10:8 - "Father" may mean "ancestor" or "predecessor" or "founder" ; also in verses 13, 15, 24 and 26.
  • d 10:10 - Or "Uruk and Akkad—all of them in"
  • e 10:10 - That is, Babylonia
  • f 10:11 - Or "Nineveh with its city squares"
  • g 10:15 - Or "of the Sidonians, the foremost"
  • h 10:21 - Or "Shem, the older brother of"
  • i 10:23 - See Septuagint and 1 Chron. 1:17; Hebrew "Mash" .
  • j 10:24 - Hebrew; Septuagint "father of Cainan, and Cainan was the father of"
  • k 10:25 - "Peleg" means "division."