From these descendants the people of the coastlands spread into their own countries. Each nation had its own language and families.
Ham's descendants were Cush, Egypt, Put, and Canaan.
Cush's descendants were Seba, Havilah, Sabtah, Raamah, and Sabteca. Raamah's descendants were Sheba and Dedan.
Cush was the father of Nimrod, the first mighty warrior on the earth.
He was a mighty hunter whom the LORD blessed. That's why people used to say, "[He's] like Nimrod, a mighty hunter whom the LORD blessed."
The first [cities] in his kingdom were Babylon, Erech, Accad, and Calneh in Shinar [Babylonia].
He went from that land to Assyria and built Nineveh, Rehoboth Ir, Calah,
and Resen, the great city between Nineveh and Calah.
Egypt was the ancestor of the Ludites, Anamites, Lehabites, Naphtuhites,
Pathrusites, Casluhites (from whom the Philistines came), and the Caphtorites.
Canaan was the father of Sidon his firstborn, then Heth,