Genesis 10 WYC/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 These be the generations of the sons of Noe; Shem, Ham, and Japheth (These be the descendants of Noah's sons, Shem, Ham, and Japheth). And sons were born to them after the great 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 were Gomer, and Magog, and Madai, and Javan, and Tubal, and Meshech, and Tiras. 2 The sons of Japheth: Gomer, Magog, Madai, Javan, Tubal, Meshech and Tiras.
3 Forsooth the sons of Gomer were Ashkenaz, and Riphath, and Togarmah. 3 The sons of Gomer: Ashkenaz, Riphath and Togarmah.
4 Forsooth the sons of Javan were Elishah, and Tarshish, (and) Kittim, and Dodanim; 4 The sons of Javan: Elishah, Tarshish, the Kittim and the Rodanim.
5 of these sons the isles of the heathen men were parted in their countries, each by his language, and families, in his nations. (from these sons the heathen on the islands separated into their own countries, with their own languages, and families, and nations.) 5 (From these the maritime peoples spread out into their territories by their clans within their nations, each with its own language.)
6 Soothly the sons of Ham were Cush, and Mizraim, and Phut, and Canaan. 6 The sons of Ham: Cush, Mizraim, Put and Canaan.
7 Forsooth the sons of Cush were Seba, and Havilah, and Sabtah, and Raamah, and Sabtechah. The sons of Raamah were Sheba, and Dedan. 7 The sons of Cush: Seba, Havilah, Sabtah, Raamah and Sabteca. The sons of Raamah: Sheba and Dedan.
8 Forsooth Cush begat Nimrod; (and) he began to be mighty in [the] earth, 8 Cush was the father of Nimrod, who grew to be a mighty warrior on the earth.
9 and he was a strong hunter, or oppressor, of men before the Lord; of him a proverb went out, (saying,) As Nimrod, a strong hunter before the Lord. (and he was a strong hunter before the Lord; and a proverb went out about him, saying, Be ye like Nimrod, a strong hunter before the Lord.) 9 He was a mighty hunter before the LORD; that is why it is said, "Like Nimrod, a mighty hunter before the LORD."
10 Soothly the beginning of his realm was Babylon, and Erech, and Accad, and Calneh, in the land of Shinar. 10 The first centers of his kingdom were Babylon, Erech, Akkad and Calneh, in Shinar.
11 Asshur went out of that land, and builded Nineveh, and [the] streets of the city, and Calah, (And he went out of that land to Assyria, and he built the cities of Nineveh, and Rehoboth Ir, and Calah,) 11 From that land he went to Assyria, where he built Nineveh, Rehoboth Ir, Calah
12 and Resen betwixt Nineveh and Calah; this is a great city. 12 and Resen, which is between Nineveh and Calah; that is the great city.
13 And soothly Mizraim begat Ludim, and Anamim, and Lehabim, and Naphtuhim, (And Mizraim begat the Lydians, and Anamites, and Lehabites, and Naphtuhites,) 13 Mizraim was the father of the Ludites, Anamites, Lehabites, Naphtuhites,
14 and Pathrusim, and Casluhim; of which the Philistines and Caphtorim came forth. (and Pathrusites, and Casluhites, and the Caphtorites, from whom came forth the Philistines.) 14 Pathrusites, Casluhites (from whom the Philistines came) and Caphtorites.
15 Forsooth Canaan engendered Sidon, his first engendered son, (and) Heth, (And Canaan begat Sidon, his first-born son, and the Hittites,) 15 Canaan was the father of Sidon his firstborn, and of the Hittites,
16 and Jebusites, and Amorites, Girgashites, 16 Jebusites, Amorites, Girgashites,
17 (and) Hivites, and Arkites, (and) Sinites, 17 Hivites, Arkites, Sinites,
18 and Arvadites, (and) Zemarites, and Hamathites; and [the] peoples of (the) Canaanites were sown abroad by these men. 18 Arvadites, Zemarites and Hamathites. Later the Canaanite clans scattered
19 And the terms of Canaan were made to men coming from Sidon to Gerar, till to Gaza (And Canaan's borders went from Sidon to Gerar, and unto Gaza), (and then) till thou enter into Sodom, and Gomorrah, and Admah, and Zeboiim, till to 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 were the sons of Ham, in their kindreds, and languages, and generations, and lands, and folks (and nations). 20 These are the sons of Ham by their clans and languages, in their territories and nations.
21 Also of Shem were born the fathers of all the sons of Eber, and Japheth was the more, or elder, brother (of Shem) [and Shem was the elder brother of Japheth]. (And of Shem were born the fathers of all the sons of Eber, and Shem was the elder brother of Japheth.) 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 were Elam, and Asshur, and Arphaxad, and Lud, and Aram. 22 The sons of Shem: Elam, Asshur, Arphaxad, Lud and Aram.
23 The sons of Aram were Uz, and Hul, and Gether, and Mash. 23 The sons of Aram: Uz, Hul, Gether and Meshech.
24 And soothly Arphaxad begat Salah, of whom Eber was born. 24 Arphaxad was the father of Shelah, and Shelah the father of Eber.
25 And two sons were born to Eber, the name to the one son was Peleg, for the land was parted in his days (for the peoples of the world were divided in his time); 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 that Joktan begat Almodad, and Sheleph, and Hazarmaveth, (and) Jerah, 26 Joktan was the father of Almodad, Sheleph, Hazarmaveth, Jerah,
27 and Hadoram, and Uzal, and Diklah, 27 Hadoram, Uzal, Diklah,
28 and Obal, and Abimael, (and) Sheba, 28 Obal, Abimael, Sheba,
29 and Ophir, and Havilah, and Jobab; all these were the sons of Joktan. 29 Ophir, Havilah and Jobab. All these were sons of Joktan.
30 And the habitation of them was made from Mesha, as men goeth till to Sephar, an hill of the east. (And they lived in the hill country of the east, from Mesha unto Sephar.) 30 The region where they lived stretched from Mesha toward Sephar, in the eastern hill country.
31 These be the sons of Shem, by kindreds, and languages, and countries, in their folks (and nations). 31 These are the sons of Shem by their clans and languages, in their territories and nations.
32 These be the families of Noe, by their peoples, and nations; [the] folks in [the] earth were parted of these after the great flood. (These be the families of Noah, by their peoples, and their nations; all the nations on the earth came from these three men/came from these people after the great 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.