Genesis 11:10-32 NIV

From Shem to Abram

11:10-27pp -- Ge 10:21-31; 1Ch 1:17-27

10 This is the account1 of Shem. Two years after the flood, when Shem was 100 years old, he became the fathera of Arphaxad.2

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    • d 11:10 - "Father" may mean "ancestor"; also in verses 11-25.
      11 And after he became the father of Arphaxad, Shem lived 500 years and had other sons and daughters.
      12 When Arphaxad had lived 35 years, he became the father of Shelah.3

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      13 And after he became the father of Shelah, Arphaxad lived 403 years and had other sons and daughters.b

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        • e 11:13 - ,13 Hebrew; Septuagint (see also Luke 3:35, 36 and note at Gen. 10:24) "35 years, he became the father of Cainan. 13 And after he became the father of Cainan, Arphaxad lived 430 years and had other sons and daughters, and then he died. When Cainan had lived 130 years, he became the father of Shelah. And after he became the father of Shelah, Cainan lived 330 years and had other sons and daughters"
          14 When Shelah had lived 30 years, he became the father of Eber.4

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          15 And after he became the father of Eber, Shelah lived 403 years and had other sons and daughters.
          16 When Eber had lived 34 years, he became the father of Peleg.5

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          17 And after he became the father of Peleg, Eber lived 430 years and had other sons and daughters.
          18 When Peleg had lived 30 years, he became the father of Reu.6

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          19 And after he became the father of Reu, Peleg lived 209 years and had other sons and daughters.
          20 When Reu had lived 32 years, he became the father of Serug.7

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          21 And after he became the father of Serug, Reu lived 207 years and had other sons and daughters.
          22 When Serug had lived 30 years, he became the father of Nahor.8

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          23 And after he became the father of Nahor, Serug lived 200 years and had other sons and daughters.
          24 When Nahor had lived 29 years, he became the father of Terah.9

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          25 And after he became the father of Terah, Nahor lived 119 years and had other sons and daughters.
          26 After Terah had lived 70 years, he became the father of Abram,10 Nahor11 and Haran.12

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          27 This is the account13 of Terah. Terah became the father of Abram, Nahor14 and Haran. And Haran became the father of Lot.15

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          28 While his father Terah was still alive, Haran died in Ur of the Chaldeans,16 in the land of his birth.

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          29 Abram and Nahor17 both married. The name of Abram's wife was Sarai,18 and the name of Nahor's wife was Milcah;19 she was the daughter of Haran, the father of both Milcah and Iscah.

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          30 Now Sarai was barren; she had no children.20

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          31 Terah took his son Abram, his grandson Lot21 son of Haran, and his daughter-in-law22 Sarai, the wife of his son Abram, and together they set out from Ur of the Chaldeans23 to go to Canaan.24 But when they came to Haran,25 they settled there.

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          32 Terah26 lived 205 years, and he died in Haran.

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