Genesis 9:25-27

25 he said, “Cursed be Canaan! The lowest of slaves will he be to his brothers.”
26 He also said, “Praise be to the LORD, the God of Shem! May Canaan be the slave of Shem.
27 May God extend Japheth’s[a] territory; may Japheth live in the tents of Shem, and may Canaan be the slave of Japheth.”

Cross References 7

  • 1. Genesis 27:12
  • 2. ver 18; Exodus 20:5; Psalms 79:8; Isaiah 14:21; Jeremiah 31:29; Jeremiah 32:18
  • 3. Genesis 25:23; Genesis 27:29,37,40; Genesis 37:10; Genesis 49:8; Numbers 24:18; Joshua 9:23
  • 4. Genesis 14:20; Exodus 18:10; Psalms 7:17
  • 5. 1 Kings 9:21
  • 6. Genesis 10:2-5
  • 7. Ephesians 2:13-14; Ephesians 3:6

Footnotes 1

  • [a]. "Japheth" sounds like the Hebrew for "extend."
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