From Adam to Abraham
(Genesis 5:1–32; Genesis 10:1–32; Genesis 11:10–26)
1 Adam, Seth, Enosh,
2 Kenan, Mahalalel, Jared,
3 Enoch, Methuselah, Lamech.
Shem, Ham, and Japheth.
5 The sons of Japheth:
Gomer, Magog, Madai, Javan, Tubal, Meshech, and Tiras.
7 And the sons of Javan: Elishah, Tarshish, the Kittites, and the Rodanites.
8 The sons of Ham:
The sons of Raamah: Sheba and Dedan.
13 And Canaan was the father of Sidon his firstborn, f and of the Hittites, g 14 the Jebusites, the Amorites, the Girgashites, 15 the Hivites, the Arkites, the Sinites, 16 the Arvadites, the Zemarites, and the Hamathites.
17 The sons of Shem:
Elam, Asshur, Arphaxad, Lud, and Aram.
18 Arphaxad was the father of Shelah, and Shelah was the father of Eber.
The Descendants of Abraham
32 The sons born to Keturah, Abraham’s concubine:
Zimran, Jokshan, Medan, Midian, Ishbak, and Shuah.
The sons of Jokshan:
Sheba and Dedan.
33 The sons of Midian:
Ephah, Epher, Hanoch, Abida, and Eldaah.
All of these were Keturah’s sons.
34 Abraham was the father of Isaac. The sons of Isaac:
The Descendants of Esau
35 The sons of Esau:
37 The sons of Reuel: Nahath, Zerah, Shammah, and Mizzah.
The Descendants of Seir
38 The sons of Seir:
The sons of Zibeon: Aiah and Anah.
The sons of Dishon: Hemdan, r Eshban, Ithran, and Cheran.
The Kings of Edom
Bela son of Beor. His city was named Dinhabah.
44 When Bela died, Jobab son of Zerah from Bozrah reigned in his place.
45 When Jobab died, Husham from the land of the Temanites reigned in his place.
46 When Husham died, Hadad son of Bedad, who defeated Midian in the country of Moab, reigned in his place. And the name of his city was Avith.
47 When Hadad died, Samlah from Masrekah reigned in his place.
49 When Shaul died, Baal-hanan son of Achbor reigned in his place.
51 Then Hadad died.
4 a Hebrew does not include The sons of ; LXX Noah:the sons of Noah ; see Genesis 5:32.
6 b Many Hebrew manuscripts and Vulgate (see also LXX and Genesis 10:3);most Hebrew manuscripts Diphath
9 c Sabta is a variant of Sabtah ; see Genesis 10:7.
10 d Or who established himself as a mighty warrior
12 e Some translators adjust the Hebrew word order to the Casluhites, and the Caphtorites (from whom the Philistines came) ; see also Jeremiah 47:4 and Amos 9:7.
13 f Or of the Sidonians, the foremost
13 g Hebrew and of Heth
17 h One Hebrew manuscript and some LXX manuscripts (see also Genesis 10:23);most Hebrew manuscripts do not include The sons of Aram .
17 i Meshech is a variant of Mash ; see Genesis 10:23.
19 j Peleg means division .
22 k LXX and Syriac (see also Genesis 10:28); Hebrew Ebal
24 l Literally Shem, Arphaxad, Shelah ; some LXX manuscripts Shem, Arphaxad, Cainan, Shelah ; see also Genesis 10:24 LXX and Luke 3:35–36.
36 m Many Hebrew manuscripts, some LXX manuscripts, and Syriac (see also Genesis 36:11);most Hebrew manuscripts Zephi
39 n Homam is a variant of Hemam ; see Genesis 36:22.
40 o LXX (see also Genesis 36:23); Hebrew Alian
40 p LXX (see also Genesis 36:23); Hebrew Shephi
41 q Hebrew sons
41 r LXX (see also Genesis 36:26); Hebrew Hamran
42 s LXX (see also Genesis 36:27); Hebrew Jaakan
43 t Or before an Israelite king ruled over them
48 u Hebrew the River
50 v Many MT manuscripts, some LXX manuscripts, Vulgate, and Syriac (see also Genesis 36:39); most MT manuscripts Pai