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1 This is the account of Esau (that is, Edom) and his descendants. 1 This is the account of Esau (that is, Edom).
2 Esau chose his wives from the women of Canaan: Adah, daughter of Elon the Hittite; Oholibamah, daughter of Anah and 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 also Basemath, daughter of Ishmael and sister of Nebaioth. 3 also Basemath daughter of Ishmael and sister of Nebaioth.
4 Adah gave birth to Eliphaz for Esau, and Basemath gave birth to Reuel. 4 Adah bore Eliphaz to Esau, Basemath bore Reuel,
5 Oholibamah gave birth to Jeush, Jalam, and Korah. These were the sons of Esau who 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 took his wives, his sons, his daughters, all the members of his household, his possessions, all his cattle, and everything he had accumulated in Canaan and went to another land away from his brother Jacob. 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 He did this because they had too many possessions to live together. There wasn't enough pastureland for all of their 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, who was also known as Edom, lived in the mountains of Seir. 8 So Esau (that is, Edom) settled in the hill country of Seir.
9 This is the account of Esau and his descendants. He was the father of the people of Edom in the mountains of Seir. 9 This is the account of Esau the father of the Edomites in the hill country of Seir.
10 These were the names of Esau's sons: Eliphaz, son of Esau's wife Adah, and Reuel, 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 Timna was a concubine of Esau's son Eliphaz. She gave birth to Amalek for Eliphaz. These were the 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 These were Reuel's sons: Nahath, Zerah, Shammah, and Mizzah. These were the 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 These were the sons of Esau's wife Oholibamah, daughter of Anah and granddaughter of Zibeon. She gave birth to Jeush, Jalam, and Korah for 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 These were the tribal leaders among Esau's descendants: The sons of Eliphaz, Esau's firstborn, were 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. These were the tribal leaders descended from Eliphaz in Edom. They were the grandsons of Adah. 16 Korah, Gatam and Amalek. These were the chiefs descended from Eliphaz in Edom; they were grandsons of Adah.
17 These were the tribal leaders among the descendants of Esau's son Reuel: Nahath, Zerah, Shammah, and Mizzah. These were the tribal leaders descended from Reuel in Edom. They were the 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 These were the tribal leaders among the descendants of Esau's wife Oholibamah: Jeush, Jalam, and Korah. These were the tribal leaders descended from Esau's wife Oholibamah, 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 These were the descendants of Esau (that is, Edom), who were tribal leaders. 19 These were the sons of Esau (that is, Edom), and these were their chiefs.
20 These were the sons of Seir the Horite, the people living in that land: 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. These Horite tribal leaders were the sons of Seir in Edom. 21 Dishon, Ezer and Dishan. These sons of Seir in Edom were Horite chiefs.
22 The sons of Lotan were Hori and Hemam. Lotan's sister was Timna. 22 The sons of Lotan: Hori and Homam. Timna was Lotan's sister.
23 These were the sons of Shobal: Alvan, Manahath, Ebal, Shepho, and Onam. 23 The sons of Shobal: Alvan, Manahath, Ebal, Shepho and Onam.
24 These were the sons of Zibeon: Aiah and Anah. (Anah found the hot springs in the desert 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 These were the children of Anah: Dishon and Oholibamah, daughter of Anah. 25 The children of Anah: Dishon and Oholibamah daughter of Anah.
26 These were the sons of Dishon: Hemdan, Eshban, Ithran, and Cheran. 26 The sons of Dishon: Hemdan, Eshban, Ithran and Keran.
27 These were the sons of Ezer: Bilhan, Zaavan, and Akan. 27 The sons of Ezer: Bilhan, Zaavan and Akan.
28 These were the sons of Dishan: Uz and Aran. 28 The sons of Dishan: Uz and Aran.
29 These were the Horite tribal leaders: Lotan, Shobal, Zibeon, Anah, 29 These were the Horite chiefs: Lotan, Shobal, Zibeon, Anah,
30 Dishon, Ezer, and Dishan. These were the Horite tribal leaders in the land of Seir. 30 Dishon, Ezer and Dishan. These were the Horite chiefs, according to their divisions, in the land of Seir.
31 These were the kings who ruled Edom before any king ruled the people of Israel: 31 These were the kings who reigned in Edom before any Israelite king reigned:
32 Bela, son of Beor, ruled Edom. The name of his [capital] city was Dinhabah. 32 Bela son of Beor became king of Edom. His city was named Dinhabah.
33 After Bela died, Jobab, son of Zerah from Bozrah, succeeded him as king. 33 When Bela died, Jobab son of Zerah from Bozrah succeeded him as king.
34 After Jobab died, Husham from the land of the Temanites succeeded him as king. 34 When Jobab died, Husham from the land of the Temanites succeeded him as king.
35 After Husham died, Hadad, son of Bedad succeeded him as king. Hadad defeated the Midianites in the country of Moab. The name of his capital city was 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 After Hadad died, Samlah from Masrekah succeeded him as king. 36 When Hadad died, Samlah from Masrekah succeeded him as king.
37 After Samlah died, Shaul from Rehoboth on the river succeeded him as king. 37 When Samlah died, Shaul from Rehoboth on the river succeeded him as king.
38 After Shaul died, Baal Hanan, son of Achbor, succeeded him as king. 38 When Shaul died, Baal-Hanan son of Acbor succeeded him as king.
39 After Baal Hanan, son of Achbor, died, Hadar succeeded him as king, and the name of his capital city was Pau. His wife's name was Mehetabel, daughter of Matred and granddaughter of Mezahab. 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 These were the names of the tribal leaders descended from Esau, by family, place, and name: 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. These were the tribal leaders of Edom listed by the places where they lived and the property they owned. Esau 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.