Genesis 4:17-26 NIV

17 Cain lay with his wife,1 and she became pregnant and gave birth to Enoch. Cain was then building a city,2 and he named it after his son3 Enoch.

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      18 To Enoch was born Irad, and Irad was the father of Mehujael, and Mehujael was the father of Methushael, and Methushael was the father of Lamech.
      19 Lamech married4 two women,5 one named Adah and the other Zillah.

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      20 Adah gave birth to Jabal; he was the father of those who live in tents and raise livestock.
      21 His brother's name was Jubal; he was the father of all who play the harp6 and flute.7

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      22 Zillah also had a son, Tubal-Cain, who forged8 all kinds of tools out ofa bronze and iron. Tubal-Cain's sister was Naamah.

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        • g 4:22 - Or "who instructed all who work in"
          23 Lamech said to his wives, "Adah and Zillah, listen to me; wives of Lamech, hear my words. I have killedb9 a man for wounding me, a young man for injuring me.

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          24 If Cain is avenged10 seven times,11 then Lamech seventy-seven times.12"

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          25 Adam lay with his wife13 again, and she gave birth to a son and named him Seth,c14 saying, "God has granted me another child in place of Abel, since Cain killed him."15

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            • i 4:25 - "Seth" probably means "granted."
              26 Seth also had a son, and he named him Enosh.16 At that time men began to call ond the name of the LORD.17

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