Genesis 11:5-15 NAS

5 1The LORD came down to see the city and the tower which the sons of men had built.

References for Genesis 11:5

6 The LORD said, "Behold, they are one people, and they all have a2the same language. And this is what they began to do, and now nothing * which they purpose to do will be bimpossible for them.

References for Genesis 11:6

    • Ė 11:6 - Lit "one lip"
    • ė 11:6 - Lit "withheld from"
      7 "Come, 3let Us go down and there 4confuse their clanguage, so that they will not understand one another's dspeech."

      References for Genesis 11:7

        • Ę 11:7 - Lit "lip"
        • ę 11:7 - Lit "lip"
          8 So the LORD 5scattered them abroad from there over the face of the whole earth; and they stopped building the city.

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          9 Therefore * its name was called e6Babel, because there the LORD confused the flanguage of the whole earth; and from there the LORD scattered them abroad over the face of the whole earth.

          References for Genesis 11:9

            • Ě 11:9 - Or "Babylon;" cf Heb "balal," confuse
            • ě 11:9 - Lit "lip"

              Descendants of Shem

              10 7These are the records of the generations of Shem. Shem was one hundred years old, and gbecame the father of Arpachshad two years after the flood;

              References for Genesis 11:10

                • Ĝ 11:10 - Lit "begot," and so throughout the ch
                  11 and Shem lived five hundred years after he became the father of Arpachshad, and he had other sons and daughters.
                  13 and Arpachshad lived four hundred and three years after he became the father of Shelah, and he had other sons and daughters.
                  15 and Shelah lived four hundred and three years after he became the father of Eber, and he had other sons and daughters.