Genesis 10:15-32 NIV

15 Canaan was the father of Sidon his firstborn,a and of the Hittites,

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    • Œ 10:15 - Or "of the Sidonians, the foremost"
      16 Jebusites, Amorites, Girgashites,

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      17 Hivites, Arkites, Sinites,

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      18 Arvadites, Zemarites and Hamathites. Later the Canaanite clans scattered

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      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.
      20 These are the sons of Ham by their clans and languages, in their territories and nations.

      The Semites

      21 Sons were also born to Shem, whose older brother wasb Japheth; Shem was the ancestor of all the sons of Eber.

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        •  10:21 - Or "Shem, the older brother of"
          22 The sons of Shem: Elam, Ashur, Arphaxad, Lud and Aram.
          23 The sons of Aram: Uz, Hul, Gether and Meshek.c

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            • Ž 10:23 - See Septuagint and 1 Chron. 1:17; Hebrew "Mash" .
              24 Arphaxad was the father ofd Shelah, and Shelah the father of Eber.

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                •  10:24 - Hebrew; Septuagint "father of Cainan, and Cainan was the father of"
                  25 Two sons were born to Eber: One was named Peleg,e because in his time the earth was divided; his brother was named Joktan.

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                    •  10:25 - "Peleg" means "division."
                      26 Joktan was the father of Almodad, Sheleph, Hazarmaveth, Jerah,
                      27 Hadoram, Uzal, Diklah,

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                      28 Obal, Abimael, Sheba,

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                      29 Ophir, Havilah and Jobab. All these were sons of Joktan.

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                      30 The region where they lived stretched from Mesha toward Sephar, in the eastern hill country.
                      31 These are the sons of Shem by their clans and languages, in their territories and nations.
                      32 These are the clans of Noah’s sons, according to their lines of descent, within their nations. From these the nations spread out over the earth after the flood.

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