These are the sons of Ham by their clans and languages, in their territories and nations.
Sons were also born to Shem, whose older brother was Japheth; Shem was the ancestor of all the sons of Eber.1
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The sons of Shem: Elam,2 Ashur,3 Arphaxad,4 Lud and Aram.5
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The sons of Aram: Uz,6 Hul, Gether and Meshek.
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Arphaxad was the father of Shelah, and Shelah the father of Eber.7
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Two sons were born to Eber: One was named Peleg, because in his time the earth was divided; his brother was named Joktan.
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Joktan was the father of Almodad, Sheleph, Hazarmaveth, Jerah,
Hadoram, Uzal,8 Diklah,
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Obal, Abimael, Sheba,9
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Ophir,10 Havilah and Jobab. All these were sons of Joktan.
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The region where they lived stretched from Mesha toward Sephar, in the eastern hill country.