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

References for Genesis 10:8

    • 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.”

      References for Genesis 10:9

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

      References for Genesis 10:10

        • ‰ 10:10 - Or "Uruk and Akkad—all of them in"
        • Š 10:10 - That is, Babylonia