The sonsa of Japheth: Gomer,4 Magog,5 Madai, Javan,6 Tubal,7 Meshech8 and Tiras.
The sons of Gomer: Ashkenaz,9 Riphath and Togarmah.104
The sons of Javan: Elishah,11 Tarshish,12 the Kittim13 and the Rodanim.b5
(From these the maritime peoples spread out into their territories by their clans within their nations, each with its own language.)14
The sons of Ham: Cush,15 Mizraim,c Put16 and Canaan.177
The sons of Cush: Seba,18 Havilah,19 Sabtah, Raamah20 and Sabteca. The sons of Raamah: Sheba21 and Dedan.228
Cush was the fatherd of Nimrod,23 who grew to be a mighty warrior on the earth.
He was a mighty24 hunter25 before the LORD; that is why it is said, "Like Nimrod, a mighty hunter before the LORD."
The first centers of his kingdom were Babylon,26 Erech,27 Akkad and Calneh,28 ine Shinar.f2911
From that land he went to Assyria,30 where he built Nineveh,31 Rehoboth Ir,g Calah