Genesis 5 TNIV

From Adam to Noah

1 This is the written account1 of Adam's family line.2 When God created human beings, he made them in the likeness of God.3

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2 He created them4 male and female5 and blessed them. And when they were created, he called them "human beings."

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3 When Adam had lived 130 years, he had a son in his own likeness, in his own image;6 and he named him Seth.7

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4 After Seth was born, Adam lived 800 years and had other sons and daughters.
5 Altogether, Adam lived a total of 930 years, and then he died.8

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6 When Seth had lived 105 years, he became the fathera of Enosh.9

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    • a 5:6 - "Father" may mean "ancestor"; also in verses 7-26.
      7 After he became the father of Enosh, Seth lived 807 years and had other sons and daughters.
      8 Altogether, Seth lived a total of 912 years, and then he died.
      9 When Enosh had lived 90 years, he became the father of Kenan.10

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      10 After he became the father of Kenan, Enosh lived 815 years and had other sons and daughters.
      11 Altogether, Enosh lived a total of 905 years, and then he died.
      12 When Kenan had lived 70 years, he became the father of Mahalalel.11

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      13 After he became the father of Mahalalel, Kenan lived 840 years and had other sons and daughters.
      14 Altogether, Kenan lived a total of 910 years, and then he died.
      15 When Mahalalel had lived 65 years, he became the father of Jared.12

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      16 After he became the father of Jared, Mahalalel lived 830 years and had other sons and daughters.
      17 Altogether, Mahalalel lived a total of 895 years, and then he died.
      18 When Jared had lived 162 years, he became the father of Enoch.13

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      19 After he became the father of Enoch, Jared lived 800 years and had other sons and daughters.
      20 Altogether, Jared lived a total of 962 years, and then he died.
      21 When Enoch had lived 65 years, he became the father of Methuselah.14

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      22 After he became the father of Methuselah, Enoch walked faithfully with God15 300 years and had other sons and daughters.

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      23 Altogether, Enoch lived a total of 365 years.
      24 Enoch walked faithfully with God;16 then he was no more, because God took him away.17

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      25 When Methuselah had lived 187 years, he became the father of Lamech.18

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      26 After he became the father of Lamech, Methuselah lived 782 years and had other sons and daughters.
      27 Altogether, Methuselah lived a total of 969 years, and then he died.
      28 When Lamech had lived 182 years, he had a son.
      29 He named him Noahb19 and said, "He will comfort us in the labor and painful toil of our hands caused by the ground the LORD has cursed.20"

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        • b 5:29 - "Noah" sounds like the Hebrew for "comfort."
          30 After Noah was born, Lamech lived 595 years and had other sons and daughters.
          31 Altogether, Lamech lived a total of 777 years, and then he died.
          32 After Noah was 500 years old,21 he became the father of Shem,22 Ham and Japheth.23

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