8 Cush was the fathera of Nimrod, who became a mighty warrior on the earth.
9 He was a mighty hunter 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, Uruk, Akkad and Kalneh, inb Shinar.c
11 From that land he went to Assyria, where he built Nineveh, Rehoboth Ir,d Calah