Now these are the records of the generations of Shem, Ham, and Japheth, the sons of Noah; and sons were born to them after the flood.
21The sons of Japheth were 2Gomer and Magog and 3Madai and 4Javan and Tubal and 5Meshech and Tiras.
The sons of Gomer were 6Ashkenaz and aRiphath and 7Togarmah.
The sons of Javan were Elishah and 8Tarshish, Kittim and bDodanim.
From these the coastlands of the nationscwere separated into their lands, everyone according to his language, according to their families, into their nations.
69The sons of Ham were Cush and Mizraim and Put and Canaan.
The sons of Cush were 10Seba and Havilah and Sabtah and 11Raamah and Sabteca; and the sons of Raamah were 12Sheba and 13Dedan.
Now Cushdbecame the father of Nimrod; he ebecame a mightyone on the earth.
He was a mightyhunterbefore the LORD; therefore it is said, "Like Nimrod a mightyhunterbefore the LORD."
The beginning of his kingdom was f14Babel and Erech and Accad and Calneh, in the land of 15Shinar.
From that land he wentforth16into Assyria, and builtNineveh and Rehoboth-Ir and Calah,
and ResenbetweenNineveh and Calah; that is the greatcity.
13Mizraimgbecame the father of 17Ludim and Anamim and Lehabim and Naphtuhim14
and 18Pathrusim and Casluhim (from whichcame the Philistines ) and Caphtorim.
15Canaanhbecame the father of 19Sidon, his firstborn, and 20Heth16
and 21the Jebusite and the Amorite and the Girgashite17
and the Hivite and the Arkite and the Sinite18
and the Arvadite and the Zemarite and the Hamathite; and afterward the families of the Canaanite were spread abroad.
1922The territory of the Canaaniteiextended from Sidon as you go toward Gerar, as far as Gaza; as you go toward 23Sodom and Gomorrah and Admah and Zeboiim, as far as Lasha.
20These are the sons of Ham, according to their families, according to their languages, by their lands, by their nations.
21Also to Shem, the father of all the children of Eber, and the jolderbrother of Japheth, children were born.
2224The sons of Shem were 25Elam and Asshur and 26Arpachshad and 27Lud and Aram.
The sons of Aram were 28Uz and Hul and Gether and Mash.
24Arpachshadkbecame the father of 29Shelah; and Shelahlbecame the father of Eber.
2530Twosons were born to Eber; the name of the one was mPeleg, for in his days the earth was divided; and his brother'sname was Joktan.
26Joktannbecame the father of Almodad and Sheleph and Hazarmaveth and Jerah27
and Hadoram and Uzal and Diklah28
and oObal and Abimael and Sheba29
and Ophir and Havilah and Jobab; allthese were the sons of Joktan.
Now their psettlementqextended from Mesha as you go toward Sephar, the hillcountry of the east.
31These are the sons of Shem, according to their families, according to their languages, by their lands, according to their nations.
32These are the families of the sons of Noah, according to their genealogies, by their nations; and 31out of these the nations were separated on the earthafter the flood.