Genesis 11:10-13 NIV

From Shem to Abram

11:10-27pp -- Ge 10:21-31; 1Ch 1:17-27

10 This is the account1 of Shem. Two years after the flood, when Shem was 100 years old, he became the fathera of Arphaxad.2

References for Genesis 11:10

    • d 11:10 - "Father" may mean "ancestor"; also in verses 11-25.
      11 And after he became the father of Arphaxad, Shem lived 500 years and had other sons and daughters.
      12 When Arphaxad had lived 35 years, he became the father of Shelah.3

      References for Genesis 11:12

      13 And after he became the father of Shelah, Arphaxad lived 403 years and had other sons and daughters.b

      References for Genesis 11:13

        • e 11:13 - ,13 Hebrew; Septuagint (see also Luke 3:35, 36 and note at Gen. 10:24) "35 years, he became the father of Cainan. 13 And after he became the father of Cainan, Arphaxad lived 430 years and had other sons and daughters, and then he died. When Cainan had lived 130 years, he became the father of Shelah. And after he became the father of Shelah, Cainan lived 330 years and had other sons and daughters"