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1 These [are] the generations of the sons of Noah--Shem, Ham, and Japheth. Children were born to them after the flood. 1 This is the account of Shem, Ham and Japheth, Noah's sons, who themselves had sons after the flood.
2 The sons of Japheth: Gomer, Magog, Madai, Javan, Tubal, Meshech, and Tiras. 2 The sons of Japheth: Gomer, Magog, Madai, Javan, Tubal, Meshech and Tiras.
3 And the sons of Gomer: Ashkenaz, Riphath, and Togarmah. 3 The sons of Gomer: Ashkenaz, Riphath and Togarmah.
4 And the sons of Javan: Elishah, Tarshish, Kittim, and Dodanim. 4 The sons of Javan: Elishah, Tarshish, the Kittim and the Rodanim.
5 From these the coastland peoples spread out through their lands, each according to his own language by their own families, in their nations. 5 (From these the maritime peoples spread out into their territories by their clans within their nations, each with its own language.)
6 And the sons of Ham: Cush, Egypt, Put, and Canaan. 6 The sons of Ham: Cush, Mizraim, Put and Canaan.
7 And the sons of Cush: Seba, Havilah, Sabtah, Raamah, and Sabteca. The sons of Raamah: Sheba and Dedan. 7 The sons of Cush: Seba, Havilah, Sabtah, Raamah and Sabteca. The sons of Raamah: Sheba and Dedan.
8 And Cush fathered Nimrod. {He was the first on earth to be a mighty warrior}. 8 Cush was the father of Nimrod, who grew to be a mighty warrior on the earth.
9 He was a mighty hunter before Yahweh. Therefore it was said, "Like Nimrod a mighty hunter before Yahweh." 9 He was a mighty hunter before the LORD; that is why it is said, "Like Nimrod, a mighty hunter before the LORD."
10 Now, the beginning of his kingdom [was] Babel, Erech, Akkad, and Calneh, in the land of Shinar. 10 The first centers of his kingdom were Babylon, Erech, Akkad and Calneh, in Shinar.
11 From that land he went out [to] Assyria, and he built Nineveh, Rehoboth-Ir, Calah, 11 From that land he went to Assyria, where he built Nineveh, Rehoboth Ir, Calah
12 Resen between Nineveh and Calah; that [is] the great city. 12 and Resen, which is between Nineveh and Calah; that is the great city.
13 And Egypt fathered Ludim, Anamim, Lehabim, Naphtuhim, 13 Mizraim was the father of the Ludites, Anamites, Lehabites, Naphtuhites,
14 Pathrusim, and Casluhim (from whom the Philistines came), and Caphtorim. 14 Pathrusites, Casluhites (from whom the Philistines came) and Caphtorites.
15 Canaan fathered Sidon, his firstborn, and Heth, 15 Canaan was the father of Sidon his firstborn, and of the Hittites,
16 and the Jebusites, the Amorites, the Girgashites, 16 Jebusites, Amorites, Girgashites,
17 the Hivites, the Arkites, the Sinites, 17 Hivites, Arkites, Sinites,
18 the Arvadites, the Zemarites, and the Hamathites. Afterward the families of the Canaanites were spread abroad. 18 Arvadites, Zemarites and Hamathites. Later the Canaanite clans scattered
19 And the territory of the Canaanites [was] from Sidon {in the direction of} Gerar as far as Gaza, and {in the direction of} Sodom, Gomorrah, Admah, and Zeboiim, as far as Lasha. 19 and the borders of Canaan reached from Sidon toward Gerar as far as Gaza, and then toward Sodom, Gomorrah, Admah and Zeboiim, as far as Lasha.
20 These [are] the descendants of Ham, according to their families and their languages, in their lands, and in their nations. 20 These are the sons of Ham by their clans and languages, in their territories and nations.
21 And to Shem, the father of all the children of Eber, the older brother of Japheth, [children] were also born. 21 Sons were also born to Shem, whose older brother was Japheth; Shem was the ancestor of all the sons of Eber.
22 The sons of Shem: Elam, Asshur, Arphaxad, Lud, and Aram. 22 The sons of Shem: Elam, Asshur, Arphaxad, Lud and Aram.
23 And the sons of Aram: Uz, Hul, Gether, and Mash. 23 The sons of Aram: Uz, Hul, Gether and Meshech.
24 And Arphaxad fathered Shelah, and Shelah fathered Eber. 24 Arphaxad was the father of Shelah, and Shelah the father of Eber.
25 And to Eber two sons were born. The name of the one was Peleg, for in his days the earth was divided, and the name of his brother [was] Joktan. 25 Two sons were born to Eber: One was named Peleg, because in his time the earth was divided; his brother was named Joktan.
26 And Joktan fathered Almodad, Sheleph, Hazarmaveth, Jerah, 26 Joktan was the father of Almodad, Sheleph, Hazarmaveth, Jerah,
27 Hadoram, Uzal, Diklah, 27 Hadoram, Uzal, Diklah,
28 Obal, Abimael, Sheba, 28 Obal, Abimael, Sheba,
29 Ophir, Havilah, and Jobab. All these [were] the sons of Joktan. 29 Ophir, Havilah and Jobab. All these were sons of Joktan.
30 And their dwelling [place] {extended from} Mesha {in the direction of} Sephar [to] the hill country of the east. 30 The region where they lived stretched from Mesha toward Sephar, in the eastern hill country.
31 These [are] the sons of Shem, according to their families, according to their languages, in their lands, and according to their nations. 31 These are the sons of Shem by their clans and languages, in their territories and nations.
32 These are the families of the sons of Noah, according to their generations [and] in their nations. And from these the nations spread abroad on the earth after the flood. 32 These are the clans of Noah's sons, according to their lines of descent, within their nations. From these the nations spread out over the earth after the flood.