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Genesis 10:5-15 (New International Version)

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5 (From these the maritime peoples spread out into their territories by their clans within their nations, each with its own language.)1

The Hamites

10:6-20pp -- 1Ch 1:8-16

6 The sons of Ham: Cush,2 Mizraim,a Put3 and Canaan.4 7 The sons of Cush: Seba,5 Havilah,6 Sabtah, Raamah7 and Sabteca. The sons of Raamah: Sheba8 and Dedan.9 8 Cush was the fatherb of Nimrod,10 who grew to be a mighty warrior on the earth. 9 He was a mighty11 hunter12 before the LORD; that is why it is said, "Like Nimrod, a mighty hunter before the LORD." 10 The first centers of his kingdom were Babylon,13 Erech,14 Akkad and Calneh,15 inc Shinar.d16 11 From that land he went to Assyria,17 where he built Nineveh,18 Rehoboth Ir,e Calah 12 and Resen, which is between Nineveh and Calah; that is the great city. 13 Mizraim was the father of the Ludites, Anamites, Lehabites, Naphtuhites, 14 Pathrusites, Casluhites (from whom the Philistines19 came) and Caphtorites.20 15 Canaan21 was the father of Sidon22 his firstborn,f23 and of the Hittites,24
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