He was a mighty1 hunter2 before the LORD; that is why it is said, "Like Nimrod, a mighty hunter before the LORD."
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The first centers of his kingdom were Babylon,3 Erech,4 Akkad and Calneh,5 in Shinar.6
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From that land he went to Assyria,7 where he built Nineveh,8 Rehoboth Ir, Calah
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and Resen, which is between Nineveh and Calah; that is the great city.
Mizraim was the father of the Ludites, Anamites, Lehabites, Naphtuhites,
Pathrusites, Casluhites (from whom the Philistines9 came) and Caphtorites.10
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Canaan11 was the father of Sidon12 his firstborn,13 and of the Hittites,14
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Jebusites,15 Amorites,16 Girgashites,17
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Hivites,18 Arkites, Sinites,
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Arvadites,19 Zemarites and Hamathites.20 Later the Canaanite21 clans scattered
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and the borders of Canaan22 reached from Sidon23 toward Gerar24 as far as Gaza,25 and then toward Sodom, Gomorrah, Admah and Zeboiim,26 as far as Lasha.
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