Genesis 9:25-27 NIV

25 he said, "Cursed1 be Canaan!2 The lowest of slaves will he be to his brothers.3"

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26 He also said, "Blessed be the LORD, the God of Shem!4 May Canaan be the slave5 of Shem.a

References for Genesis 9:26

    • b 9:26 - Or "be his slave"
      27 May God extend the territory of Japhethb;6 may Japheth live in the tents of Shem,7 and may Canaan be hisc slave."

      References for Genesis 9:27

        • c 9:27 - "Japheth" sounds like the Hebrew for "extend."
        • d 9:27 - Or "their"