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Genesis 10

MSG 1 This is the family tree of the sons of Noah: Shem, Ham, and Japheth. After the flood, they themselves had sons. "God Turned Their Language into 'Babble'" NIV 1 This is the account of Shem, Ham and Japheth, Noah's sons, who themselves had sons after the flood. MSG 2 The sons of Japheth: Gomer, Magog, Madai, Javan, Tubal, Meshech, Tiras. NIV 2 The sons of Japheth: Gomer, Magog, Madai, Javan, Tubal, Meshech and Tiras. MSG 3 The sons of Gomer: Ashkenaz, Riphath, Togarmah. NIV 3 The sons of Gomer: Ashkenaz, Riphath and Togarmah. MSG 4 The sons of Javan: Elishah, Tarshish, Kittim, Rodanim. NIV 4 The sons of Javan: Elishah, Tarshish, the Kittim and the Rodanim. MSG 5 The seafaring peoples developed from these, each in its own place by family, each with its own language. NIV 5 (From these the maritime peoples spread out into their territories by their clans within their nations, each with its own language.) MSG 6 The sons of Ham: Cush, Egypt, Put, Canaan. NIV 6 The sons of Ham: Cush, Mizraim, Put and Canaan. MSG 7 The sons of Cush: Seba, Havilah, Sabtah, Raamah, Sabteca. The sons of Raamah: Sheba, Dedan. NIV 7 The sons of Cush: Seba, Havilah, Sabtah, Raamah and Sabteca. The sons of Raamah: Sheba and Dedan. MSG 8 Cush also had Nimrod. He was the first great warrior on Earth. NIV 8 Cush was the father of Nimrod, who grew to be a mighty warrior on the earth. MSG 9 He was a great hunter before God. There was a saying, "Like Nimrod, a great hunter before God." NIV 9 He was a mighty hunter before the LORD; that is why it is said, "Like Nimrod, a mighty hunter before the LORD." MSG 10 His kingdom got its start with Babel; then Erech, Akkad, and Calneh in the country of Shinar. NIV 10 The first centers of his kingdom were Babylon, Erech, Akkad and Calneh, in Shinar. MSG 11 From there he went up to Asshur and built Nineveh, Rehoboth Ir, Calah, NIV 11 From that land he went to Assyria, where he built Nineveh, Rehoboth Ir, Calah MSG 12 and Resen between Nineveh and the great city Calah. NIV 12 and Resen, which is between Nineveh and Calah; that is the great city. MSG 13 Egypt was ancestor to the Ludim, the Anamim, the Lehabim, the Naphtuhim, NIV 13 Mizraim was the father of the Ludites, Anamites, Lehabites, Naphtuhites, MSG 14 the Pathrusim, the Casluhim (the origin of the Philistines), and the Kaphtorim. NIV 14 Pathrusites, Casluhites (from whom the Philistines came) and Caphtorites. MSG 15 Canaan had Sidon his firstborn, Heth, NIV 15 Canaan was the father of Sidon his firstborn, and of the Hittites, MSG 16 the Jebusites, the Amorites, the Girgashites, NIV 16 Jebusites, Amorites, Girgashites, MSG 17 the Hivites, the Arkites, the Sinites, NIV 17 Hivites, Arkites, Sinites, MSG 18 the Arvadites, the Zemarites, and the Hamathites. Later the Canaanites spread out, NIV 18 Arvadites, Zemarites and Hamathites. Later the Canaanite clans scattered MSG 19 going from Sidon toward Gerar, as far south as Gaza, and then east all the way over to Sodom, Gomorrah, Admah, Zeboiim, and on to Lasha. NIV 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. MSG 20 These are the descendants of Ham by family, language, country, and nation. NIV 20 These are the sons of Ham by their clans and languages, in their territories and nations. MSG 21 Shem, the older brother of Japheth, also had sons. Shem was ancestor to all the children of Eber. NIV 21 Sons were also born to Shem, whose older brother was Japheth; Shem was the ancestor of all the sons of Eber. MSG 22 The sons of Shem: Elam, Asshur, Arphaxad, Lud, and Aram. NIV 22 The sons of Shem: Elam, Asshur, Arphaxad, Lud and Aram. MSG 23 The sons of Aram: Uz, Hul, Gether, Meshech. NIV 23 The sons of Aram: Uz, Hul, Gether and Meshech. MSG 24 Arphaxad had Shelah and Shelah had Eber. NIV 24 Arphaxad was the father of Shelah, and Shelah the father of Eber. MSG 25 Eber had two sons, Peleg (so named because in his days the human race divided) and Joktan. NIV 25 Two sons were born to Eber: One was named Peleg, because in his time the earth was divided; his brother was named Joktan. MSG 26 Joktan had Almodad, Sheleph, Hazarmaveth, Jerah, NIV 26 Joktan was the father of Almodad, Sheleph, Hazarmaveth, Jerah, MSG 27 Hadoram, Uzal, Diklah, NIV 27 Hadoram, Uzal, Diklah, MSG 28 Obal, Abimael, Sheba, NIV 28 Obal, Abimael, Sheba, MSG 29 Ophir, Havilah, and Jobab - all sons of Joktan. NIV 29 Ophir, Havilah and Jobab. All these were sons of Joktan. MSG 30 Their land goes from Mesha toward Sephar as far as the mountain ranges in the east. NIV 30 The region where they lived stretched from Mesha toward Sephar, in the eastern hill country. MSG 31 These are the descendants of Shem by family, language, country, and nation. NIV 31 These are the sons of Shem by their clans and languages, in their territories and nations. MSG 32 This is the family tree of the sons of Noah as they developed into nations. From them nations developed all across the Earth after the flood. NIV 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.