Genesis 4:17-26 NLT

17 Then Cain's wife became pregnant and gave birth to a son, and they named him Enoch. When Cain founded a city, he named it Enoch after his son.
18 Enoch was the father of a Irad. Irad was the father of Mehujael. Mehujael was the father of Methushael. Methushael was the father of Lamech.

References for Genesis 4:18

    • p 4:18 - Or <I>the ancestor of,</I> and so throughout the verse.
      19 Lamech married two women -- Adah and Zillah.
      20 Adah gave birth to a baby named Jabal. He became the first of the herdsmen who live in tents.
      21 His brother's name was Jubal, the first musician -- the inventor of the harp and flute.
      22 To Lamech's other wife, Zillah, was born Tubal-cain. He was the first to work with metal, forging instruments of bronze and iron. Tubal-cain had a sister named Naamah.
      23 One day Lamech said to Adah and Zillah, "Listen to me, my wives. I have killed a youth who attacked and wounded me.
      24 If anyone who kills Cain is to be punished seven times, anyone who takes revenge against me will be punished seventy-seven times!"
      25 Adam slept with his wife again, and she gave birth to another son. She named him Seth, b for she said, "God has granted me another son in place of Abel, the one Cain killed."

      References for Genesis 4:25

        • q 4:25 - <I>Seth</I> probably means "granted"; the name may also mean "appointed."
          26 When Seth grew up, he had a son and named him Enosh. It was during his lifetime that people first began to worship the LORD.