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Genesis 10

NLT 1 This is the history of the families of Shem, Ham, and Japheth, the three sons of Noah. Many children were born to them after the Flood. NIV 1 This is the account of Shem, Ham and Japheth, Noah's sons, who themselves had sons after the flood. NLT 2 The descendants of Japheth were Gomer, Magog, Madai, Javan, Tubal, Meshech, and Tiras. NIV 2 The sons of Japheth: Gomer, Magog, Madai, Javan, Tubal, Meshech and Tiras. NLT 3 The descendants of Gomer were Ashkenaz, Riphath, and Togarmah. NIV 3 The sons of Gomer: Ashkenaz, Riphath and Togarmah. NLT 4 The descendants of Javan were Elishah, Tarshish, Kittim, and Rodanim. NIV 4 The sons of Javan: Elishah, Tarshish, the Kittim and the Rodanim. NLT 5 Their descendants became the seafaring peoples in various lands, each tribe 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.) NLT 6 The descendants of Ham were Cush, Mizraim, Put, and Canaan. NIV 6 The sons of Ham: Cush, Mizraim, Put and Canaan. NLT 7 The descendants of Cush were Seba, Havilah, Sabtah, Raamah, and Sabteca. The descendants of Raamah were Sheba and Dedan. NIV 7 The sons of Cush: Seba, Havilah, Sabtah, Raamah and Sabteca. The sons of Raamah: Sheba and Dedan. NLT 8 One of Cush's descendants was Nimrod, who became a heroic warrior. NIV 8 Cush was the father of Nimrod, who grew to be a mighty warrior on the earth. NLT 9 He was a mighty hunter in the LORD's sight. His name became proverbial, and people would speak of someone as being "like Nimrod, a mighty hunter in the LORD's sight." NIV 9 He was a mighty hunter before the LORD; that is why it is said, "Like Nimrod, a mighty hunter before the LORD." NLT 10 He built the foundation for his empire in the land of Babylonia, with the cities of Babel, Erech, Akkad, and Calneh. NIV 10 The first centers of his kingdom were Babylon, Erech, Akkad and Calneh, in Shinar. NLT 11 From there he extended his reign to Assyria, where he built Nineveh, Rehoboth-ir, Calah, NIV 11 From that land he went to Assyria, where he built Nineveh, Rehoboth Ir, Calah NLT 12 and Resen -- the main city of the empire, located between Nineveh and Calah. NIV 12 and Resen, which is between Nineveh and Calah; that is the great city. NLT 13 Mizraim was the ancestor of the Ludites, Anamites, Lehabites, Naphtuhites, NIV 13 Mizraim was the father of the Ludites, Anamites, Lehabites, Naphtuhites, NLT 14 Pathrusites, Casluhites, and the Caphtorites, from whom the Philistines came. NIV 14 Pathrusites, Casluhites (from whom the Philistines came) and Caphtorites. NLT 15 Canaan's oldest son was Sidon, the ancestor of the Sidonians. Canaan was also the ancestor of the Hittites, NIV 15 Canaan was the father of Sidon his firstborn, and of the Hittites, NLT 16 Jebusites, Amorites, Girgashites, NIV 16 Jebusites, Amorites, Girgashites, NLT 17 Hivites, Arkites, Sinites, NIV 17 Hivites, Arkites, Sinites, NLT 18 Arvadites, Zemarites, and Hamathites. NIV 18 Arvadites, Zemarites and Hamathites. Later the Canaanite clans scattered NLT 19 Eventually the territory of Canaan spread from Sidon to Gerar, near Gaza, and to Sodom, Gomorrah, Admah, and Zeboiim, near 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. NLT 20 These were the descendants of Ham, identified according to their tribes, languages, territories, and nations. NIV 20 These are the sons of Ham by their clans and languages, in their territories and nations. NLT 21 Sons were also born to Shem, the older brother of Japheth. Shem was the ancestor of all the descendants 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. NLT 22 The descendants of Shem were Elam, Asshur, Arphaxad, Lud, and Aram. NIV 22 The sons of Shem: Elam, Asshur, Arphaxad, Lud and Aram. NLT 23 The descendants of Aram were Uz, Hul, Gether, and Mash. NIV 23 The sons of Aram: Uz, Hul, Gether and Meshech. NLT 24 Arphaxad was the father of Shelah, and Shelah was the father of Eber. NIV 24 Arphaxad was the father of Shelah, and Shelah the father of Eber. NLT 25 Eber had two sons. The first was named Peleg -- "division" -- for during his lifetime the people of the world were divided into different language groups and dispersed. His brother's name was 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. NLT 26 Joktan was the ancestor of Almodad, Sheleph, Hazarmaveth, Jerah, NIV 26 Joktan was the father of Almodad, Sheleph, Hazarmaveth, Jerah, NLT 27 Hadoram, Uzal, Diklah, NIV 27 Hadoram, Uzal, Diklah, NLT 28 Obal, Abimael, Sheba, NIV 28 Obal, Abimael, Sheba, NLT 29 Ophir, Havilah, and Jobab. NIV 29 Ophir, Havilah and Jobab. All these were sons of Joktan. NLT 30 The descendants of Joktan lived in the area extending from Mesha toward the eastern hills of Sephar. NIV 30 The region where they lived stretched from Mesha toward Sephar, in the eastern hill country. NLT 31 These were the descendants of Shem, identified according to their tribes, languages, territories, and nations. NIV 31 These are the sons of Shem by their clans and languages, in their territories and nations. NLT 32 These are the families that came from Noah's sons, listed nation by nation according to their lines of descent. The earth was populated with the people of these nations 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.