Genesis 36 NIRV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 Here is the story of Esau. Esau was also called Edom. 1 This is the account of Esau (that is, Edom).
2 Esau got his wives from among the women of Canaan. He married Adah, the daughter of Elon the Hittite. He also married Oholibamah, the daughter of Anah and the granddaughter of Zibeon the Hivite. 2 Esau took his wives from the women of Canaan: Adah daughter of Elon the Hittite, and Oholibamah daughter of Anah and granddaughter of Zibeon the Hivite--
3 And he married Basemath, the daughter of Ishmael and the sister of Nebaioth. 3 also Basemath daughter of Ishmael and sister of Nebaioth.
4 Adah had Eliphaz by Esau. Basemath had Reuel. 4 Adah bore Eliphaz to Esau, Basemath bore Reuel,
5 Oholibamah had Jeush, Jalam and Korah. All of them were Esau's sons. They were born in Canaan. 5 and Oholibamah bore Jeush, Jalam and Korah. These were the sons of Esau, who were born to him in Canaan.
6 Esau moved to a land far away from his brother Jacob. He took with him his wives, his sons and daughters, and all of the people who lived with him. He also took his livestock and all of his other animals. He took everything he had gotten in Canaan. 6 Esau took his wives and sons and daughters and all the members of his household, as well as his livestock and all his other animals and all the goods he had acquired in Canaan, and moved to a land some distance from his brother Jacob.
7 Jacob and Esau owned so much that they couldn't remain together. There wasn't enough land for both of them. They had too much livestock. 7 Their possessions were too great for them to remain together; the land where they were staying could not support them both because of their livestock.
8 So Esau settled in the hill country of Seir. Esau was also called Edom. 8 So Esau (that is, Edom) settled in the hill country of Seir.
9 Here is the story of Esau. He's the father of the people of Edom. They live in the hill country of Seir. 9 This is the account of Esau the father of the Edomites in the hill country of Seir.
10 Here are the names of Esau's sons. They are Eliphaz, the son of Esau's wife Adah, and Reuel, the son of Esau's wife Basemath. 10 These are the names of Esau's sons: Eliphaz, the son of Esau's wife Adah, and Reuel, the son of Esau's wife Basemath.
11 The sons of Eliphaz were Teman, Omar, Zepho, Gatam and Kenaz. 11 The sons of Eliphaz: Teman, Omar, Zepho, Gatam and Kenaz.
12 Esau's son Eliphaz also had a concubine named Timna. She had Amalek by Eliphaz. They were grandsons of Esau's wife Adah. 12 Esau's son Eliphaz also had a concubine named Timna, who bore him Amalek. These were grandsons of Esau's wife Adah.
13 The sons of Reuel were Nahath, Zerah, Shammah and Mizzah. They were grandsons of Esau's wife Basemath. 13 The sons of Reuel: Nahath, Zerah, Shammah and Mizzah. These were grandsons of Esau's wife Basemath.
14 Esau's wife Oholibamah was the daughter of Anah and the granddaughter of Zibeon. She had Jeush, Jalam and Korah by Esau. 14 The sons of Esau's wife Oholibamah daughter of Anah and granddaughter of Zibeon, whom she bore to Esau: Jeush, Jalam and Korah.
15 Here are the chiefs who were among Esau's sons. Eliphaz was Esau's oldest son. The sons of Eliphaz were Chiefs Teman, Omar, Zepho, Kenaz, 15 These were the chiefs among Esau's descendants: The sons of Eliphaz the firstborn of Esau: Chiefs Teman, Omar, Zepho, Kenaz,
16 Korah, Gatam and Amalek. They were the chiefs in Edom who were sons of Eliphaz. They were Adah's grandsons. 16 Korah, Gatam and Amalek. These were the chiefs descended from Eliphaz in Edom; they were grandsons of Adah.
17 The sons of Esau's son Reuel were Chiefs Nahath, Zerah, Shammah and Mizzah. They were the chiefs in Edom who were sons of Reuel. They were grandsons of Esau's wife Basemath. 17 The sons of Esau's son Reuel: Chiefs Nahath, Zerah, Shammah and Mizzah. These were the chiefs descended from Reuel in Edom; they were grandsons of Esau's wife Basemath.
18 The sons of Esau's wife Oholibamah were Chiefs Jeush, Jalam and Korah. They were the chiefs who were sons of Esau's wife Oholibamah. She was Anah's daughter. 18 The sons of Esau's wife Oholibamah: Chiefs Jeush, Jalam and Korah. These were the chiefs descended from Esau's wife Oholibamah daughter of Anah.
19 That was the family line of Esau. And those were the chiefs. Esau was also called Edom. 19 These were the sons of Esau (that is, Edom), and these were their chiefs.
20 Seir the Horite had sons living in the same area. They were Lotan, Shobal, Zibeon, Anah, 20 These were the sons of Seir the Horite, who were living in the region: Lotan, Shobal, Zibeon, Anah,
21 Dishon, Ezer and Dishan. The sons of Seir in Edom were Horite chiefs. 21 Dishon, Ezer and Dishan. These sons of Seir in Edom were Horite chiefs.
22 The sons of Lotan were Hori and Homam. Timna was Lotan's sister. 22 The sons of Lotan: Hori and Homam. Timna was Lotan's sister.
23 The sons of Shobal were Alvan, Manahath, Ebal, Shepho and Onam. 23 The sons of Shobal: Alvan, Manahath, Ebal, Shepho and Onam.
24 The sons of Zibeon were Aiah and Anah. He was the Anah who discovered the hot springs of water in the desert. He found them while he was taking care of the donkeys that belonged to his father Zibeon. 24 The sons of Zibeon: Aiah and Anah. This is the Anah who discovered the hot springs in the desert while he was grazing the donkeys of his father Zibeon.
25 The children of Anah were Dishon and Oholibamah. Oholibamah was the daughter of Anah. 25 The children of Anah: Dishon and Oholibamah daughter of Anah.
26 The sons of Dishon were Hemdan, Eshban, Ithran and Keran. 26 The sons of Dishon: Hemdan, Eshban, Ithran and Keran.
27 The sons of Ezer were Bilhan, Zaavan and Akan. 27 The sons of Ezer: Bilhan, Zaavan and Akan.
28 The sons of Dishan were Uz and Aran. 28 The sons of Dishan: Uz and Aran.
29 The Horite chiefs were Lotan, Shobal, Zibeon, Anah, 29 These were the Horite chiefs: Lotan, Shobal, Zibeon, Anah,
30 Dishon, Ezer and Dishan. They were the Horite chiefs in the land of Seir. They are listed tribe by tribe. 30 Dishon, Ezer and Dishan. These were the Horite chiefs, according to their divisions, in the land of Seir.
31 Before Israel had a king, there were kings who ruled in Edom. 31 These were the kings who reigned in Edom before any Israelite king reigned:
32 Bela became the king of Edom. Bela was the son of Beor. Bela's city was called Dinhabah. 32 Bela son of Beor became king of Edom. His city was named Dinhabah.
33 When Bela died, Jobab became the next king. Jobab was the son of Zerah from Bozrah. 33 When Bela died, Jobab son of Zerah from Bozrah succeeded him as king.
34 When Jobab died, Husham became the next king. Husham was from the land of the Temanites. 34 When Jobab died, Husham from the land of the Temanites succeeded him as king.
35 When Husham died, Hadad became the next king. Hadad was the son of Bedad. Hadad had won the battle over Midian in the country of Moab. Hadad's city was called Avith. 35 When Husham died, Hadad son of Bedad, who defeated Midian in the country of Moab, succeeded him as king. His city was named Avith.
36 When Hadad died, Samlah became the next king. Samlah was from Masrekah. 36 When Hadad died, Samlah from Masrekah succeeded him as king.
37 When Samlah died, Shaul became the next king. Shaul was from Rehoboth on the river. 37 When Samlah died, Shaul from Rehoboth on the river succeeded him as king.
38 When Shaul died, Baal-Hanan became the next king. Baal-Hanan was the son of Acbor. 38 When Shaul died, Baal-Hanan son of Acbor succeeded him as king.
39 When Baal-Hanan died, Hadad became the next king. Hadad's city was called Pau. His wife's name was Mehetabel. She was the daughter of Matred. Matred was the daughter of Me-Zahab. 39 When Baal-Hanan son of Acbor died, Hadad succeeded him as king. His city was named Pau, and his wife's name was Mehetabel daughter of Matred, the daughter of Me-Zahab.
40 Here are the chiefs who were in the family line of Esau. They are listed by name as chiefs in charge of their tribes and territories. They are Timna, Alvah, Jetheth, 40 These were the chiefs descended from Esau, by name, according to their clans and regions: Timna, Alvah, Jetheth,
41 Oholibamah, Elah, Pinon, 41 Oholibamah, Elah, Pinon,
42 Kenaz, Teman, Mibzar, 42 Kenaz, Teman, Mibzar,
43 Magdiel and Iram. They were the chiefs of Edom. They ruled over their settlements in the land where they lived. That's the end of the story of Esau. He was the father of the people of Edom. 43 Magdiel and Iram. These were the chiefs of Edom, according to their settlements in the land they occupied. This was Esau the father of the Edomites.