Genesis 10:3-13 NIV

3 The sons of Gomer: Ashkenaz, Riphath and Togarmah.

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4 The sons of Javan: Elishah, Tarshish, the Kittites and the Rodanites.a

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

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      The Hamites

      6 The sons of Ham: Cush, Egypt, Put and Canaan.

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      7 The sons of Cush: Seba, Havilah, Sabtah, Raamah and Sabteka. The sons of Raamah: Sheba and Dedan.
      8 Cush was the fatherb of Nimrod, who became a mighty warrior on the earth.

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        • ˆ 10:8 - "Father" may mean "ancestor" or "predecessor" or "founder" ; also in verses 13, 15, 24 and 26.
          9 He was a mighty hunter before the LORD; that is why it is said, “Like Nimrod, a mighty hunter before the LORD.”

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          10 The first centers of his kingdom were Babylon, Uruk, Akkad and Kalneh, inc Shinar.d

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            • ‰ 10:10 - Or "Uruk and Akkad—all of them in"
            • Š 10:10 - That is, Babylonia
              11 From that land he went to Assyria, where he built Nineveh, Rehoboth Ir,e Calah

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                • ‹ 10:11 - Or "Nineveh with its city squares"
                  12 and Resen, which is between Nineveh and Calah—which is the great city.
                  13 Egypt was the father of the Ludites, Anamites, Lehabites, Naphtuhites,