Genesis 25:6-16 NIV

6 But while he was still living, he gave gifts to the sons of his concubines and sent them away from his son Isaac to the land of the east.

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7 Abraham lived a hundred and seventy-five years.

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8 Then Abraham breathed his last and died at a good old age, an old man and full of years; and he was gathered to his people.

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9 His sons Isaac and Ishmael buried him in the cave of Machpelah near Mamre, in the field of Ephron son of Zohar the Hittite,

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10 the field Abraham had bought from the Hittites.a There Abraham was buried with his wife Sarah.

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    • Ê 25:10 - Or "the descendants of Heth"
      11 After Abraham’s death, God blessed his son Isaac, who then lived near Beer Lahai Roi.

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      Ishmael’s Sons

      12 This is the account of the family line of Abraham’s son Ishmael, whom Sarah’s slave, Hagar the Egyptian, bore to Abraham.

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      13 These are the names of the sons of Ishmael, listed in the order of their birth: Nebaioth the firstborn of Ishmael, Kedar, Adbeel, Mibsam,

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      14 Mishma, Dumah, Massa,

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      15 Hadad, Tema, Jetur, Naphish and Kedemah.

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      16 These were the sons of Ishmael, and these are the names of the twelve tribal rulers according to their settlements and camps.

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      • a 25:10 - Or "the descendants of Heth"
      • b 25:18 - Or "lived to the east of"
      • c 25:20 - That is, Northwest Mesopotamia
      • d 25:25 - "Esau" may mean "hairy" .
      • e 25:26 - "Jacob" means "he grasps the heel" , a Hebrew idiom for "he deceives" .
      • f 25:30 - "Edom" means "red."