1 Chronicles 1 NLT

1 The descendants of Adam were Seth, Enosh,
2 Kenan, Mahalalel, Jared,
3 Enoch, Methuselah, Lamech,
4 and Noah. The sons of Noah were a Shem, Ham, and Japheth.

References for 1 Chronicles 1:4

    • a 1:4 - As in Greek version (see also Gen 5:3-32); Hebrew lacks <I>The sons of Noah were.</I>
      5 The descendants of Japheth were Gomer, Magog, Madai, Javan, Tubal, Meshech, and Tiras.
      6 The descendants of Gomer were Ashkenaz, Riphath, b and Togarmah.

      References for 1 Chronicles 1:6

        • b 1:6 - As in some Hebrew manuscripts and Greek version (see also Gen 10:3); most Hebrew manuscripts read <I>Diphath.</I>
          7 The descendants of Javan were Elishah, Tarshish, Kittim, and Rodanim.
          8 The descendants of Ham were Cush, Mizraim, c Put, and Canaan.

          References for 1 Chronicles 1:8

            • c 1:8 - Or <I>Egypt;</I> also in 1:11.
              9 The descendants of Cush were Seba, Havilah, Sabtah, Raamah, and Sabteca. The descendants of Raamah were Sheba and Dedan.
              10 Cush was also the ancestor of Nimrod, who was known across the earth as a heroic warrior.
              11 Mizraim was the ancestor of the Ludites, Anamites, Lehabites, Naphtuhites,
              12 Pathrusites, Casluhites, and the Caphtorites, from whom the Philistines came. d

              References for 1 Chronicles 1:12

                • d 1:12 - Hebrew <I>Casluhites, from whom the Philistines came, Caphtorites.</I> See Jer 47:4; Amos 9:7.
                  13 Canaan's oldest son was Sidon, the ancestor of the Sidonians. Canaan was also the ancestor of the Hittites,
                  14 Jebusites, Amorites, Girgashites,
                  15 Hivites, Arkites, Sinites,
                  16 Arvadites, Zemarites, and Hamathites.
                  17 The descendants of Shem were Elam, Asshur, Arphaxad, Lud, and Aram. The descendants of Aram were e Uz, Hul, Gether, and Mash. f

                  References for 1 Chronicles 1:17

                    • e 1:17 - As in one Hebrew manuscript and some Greek manuscripts (see also Gen 10:23); most Hebrew manuscripts lack <I>The descendants of Aram were.</I>
                    • f 1:17 - As in parallel text at Gen 10:23; Hebrew reads <I>and Meshech.</I>
                      18 Arphaxad was the father of Shelah. Shelah was the father of Eber.
                      19 Eber had two sons. The first was named Peleg -- "division" -- for during his lifetime the people of the world were divided into different language groups and dispersed. His brother's name was Joktan.
                      20 Joktan was the ancestor of Almodad, Sheleph, Hazarmaveth, Jerah,
                      21 Hadoram, Uzal, Diklah,
                      22 Obal, g Abimael, Sheba,

                      References for 1 Chronicles 1:22

                        • g 1:22 - As in some Hebrew manuscripts and Syriac version (see also Gen 10:28); most Hebrew manuscripts read <I>Ebal.</I>
                          23 Ophir, Havilah, and Jobab. All these were descendants of Joktan.
                          24 So this is the family line descended from Shem: Arphaxad, Shelah, h

                          References for 1 Chronicles 1:24

                            • h 1:24 - Some Greek manuscripts read <I>Arphaxad, Cainan, Shelah.</I> See notes on Gen 10:24; 11:12-13.
                              25 Eber, Peleg, Reu,
                              26 Serug, Nahor, Terah,
                              27 and Abram, later known as Abraham.
                              28 The sons of Abraham were Isaac and Ishmael.
                              29 The sons of Ishmael were Nebaioth (the oldest), Kedar, Adbeel, Mibsam,
                              30 Mishma, Dumah, Massa, Hadad, Tema,
                              31 Jetur, Naphish, and Kedemah. These were the sons of Ishmael.
                              32 The sons of Keturah, Abraham's concubine, were Zimran, Jokshan, Medan, Midian, Ishbak, and Shuah. The sons of Jokshan were Sheba and Dedan.
                              33 The sons of Midian were Ephah, Epher, Hanoch, Abida, and Eldaah. All these were sons of Abraham by his concubine Keturah.
                              34 Abraham was the father of Isaac. The sons of Isaac were Esau and Israel. i

                              References for 1 Chronicles 1:34

                                • i 1:34 - <I>Israel</I> is the name that God gave to Jacob.
                                  35 The sons of Esau were Eliphaz, Reuel, Jeush, Jalam, and Korah.
                                  36 The sons of Eliphaz were Teman, Omar, Zepho, j Gatam, Kenaz, and Amalek, who was born to Timna. k

                                  References for 1 Chronicles 1:36

                                    • j 1:36 - As in many Hebrew manuscripts and a few Greek manuscripts (see also Gen 36:11); most Hebrew manuscripts read <I>Zephi.</I>
                                    • k 1:36 - As in some Greek manuscripts (see also Gen 36:12); Hebrew reads <I>Kenaz, Timna, and Amalek.</I>
                                      37 The sons of Reuel were Nahath, Zerah, Shammah, and Mizzah.
                                      38 The sons of Seir were Lotan, Shobal, Zibeon, Anah, Dishon, Ezer, and Dishan.
                                      39 The sons of Lotan were Hori and Heman. l Lotan's sister was named Timna.

                                      References for 1 Chronicles 1:39

                                        • l 1:39 - As in parallel text at Gen 36:22; Hebrew reads <I>and Homam.</I>
                                          40 The sons of Shobal were Alvan, m Manahath, Ebal, Shepho, n and Onam. The sons of Zibeon were Aiah and Anah.

                                          References for 1 Chronicles 1:40

                                            • m 1:40 - As in many Hebrew manuscripts and a few Greek manuscripts (see also Gen 36:23); most Hebrew manuscripts read <I>Alian.</I>
                                            • n 1:40 - As in some Hebrew manuscripts (see also Gen 36:23); most Hebrew manuscripts read <I>Shephi.</I>
                                              41 The son of Anah was Dishon. The sons of Dishon were Hemdan, o Eshban, Ithran, and Keran.

                                              References for 1 Chronicles 1:41

                                                • o 1:41 - As in many Hebrew manuscripts and some Greek manuscripts (see also Gen 36:26); most Hebrew manuscripts read <I>Hamran.</I>
                                                  42 The sons of Ezer were Bilhan, Zaavan, and Akan. p The sons of Dishan q were Uz and Aran.

                                                  References for 1 Chronicles 1:42

                                                    • p 1:42 - As in many Hebrew and Greek manuscripts (see also Gen 36:27); most Hebrew manuscripts read <I>Jaakan.</I>
                                                    • q 1:42 - Hebrew <I>Dishon;</I> compare 1:38 and parallel text at Gen 36:28.
                                                      43 These are the kings who ruled in Edom before there were kings in Israelr: Bela son of Beor, who ruled from his city of Dinhabah.

                                                      References for 1 Chronicles 1:43

                                                        • r 1:43 - Or <I>before an Israelite king ruled over them.</I>
                                                          44 When Bela died, Jobab son of Zerah from Bozrah became king.
                                                          45 When Jobab died, Husham from the land of the Temanites became king.
                                                          46 When Husham died, Hadad son of Bedad became king and ruled from the city of Avith. He was the one who destroyed the Midianite army in the land of Moab.
                                                          47 When Hadad died, Samlah from the city of Masrekah became king.
                                                          48 When Samlah died, Shaul from the city of Rehoboth on the Euphrates River s became king.

                                                          References for 1 Chronicles 1:48

                                                            • s 1:48 - Hebrew <I>the river.</I>
                                                              49 When Shaul died, Baal-hanan son of Acbor became king.
                                                              50 When Baal-hanan died, Hadad became king and ruled from the city of Pau. t His wife was Mehetabel, the daughter of Matred and granddaughter of Me-zahab.

                                                              References for 1 Chronicles 1:50

                                                                • t 1:50 - As in many Hebrew manuscripts, some Greek manuscripts, Syriac version, and Latin Vulgate (see also Gen 36:39); most Hebrew manuscripts read <I>Pai.</I>
                                                                  51 Then Hadad died. The clan leaders of Edom were Timna, Alvah, u Jetheth,

                                                                  References for 1 Chronicles 1:51

                                                                    • u 1:51 - As in parallel text at Gen 36:40; Hebrew reads <I>Aliah.</I>
                                                                      52 Oholibamah, Elah, Pinon,
                                                                      53 Kenaz, Teman, Mibzar,
                                                                      54 Magdiel, and Iram. These were the clan leaders of Edom.