And these are births of the sons of Noah, Shem, Ham,
and Japheth; and born to them are sons after the deluge.
'Sons of Japheth are Gomer, and Magog, and Madai, and
Javan, and Tubal, and Meshech, and Tiras.
And sons of Gomer are Ashkenaz, and Riphath, and
And sons of Javan are Elishah, and Tarshish, Kittim,
By these have the isles of the nations been parted in their
lands, each by his tongue, by their families, in their nations.
And sons of Ham are Cush, and Mitzraim, and Phut, and
And sons of Cush are Seba, and Havilah, and Sabtah,
and Raamah, and Sabtechah; and sons of Raamah are Sheba and Dedan.
And Cush hath begotten Nimrod;
he hath begun to be a hero in the land; he hath been a hero
in hunting before Jehovah; therefore it is said, 'As Nimrod the hero in
hunting before Jehovah.'
And the first part of his kingdom is Babel, and Erech, and
Accad, and Calneh, in the land of Shinar;
from that land he hath gone out to Asshur, and buildeth
Nineveh, even the broad places of the city, and Calah,
and Resen, between Nineveh and Calah; it is the great
And Mitzraim hath begotten the Ludim, and the Anamim, and
the Lehabim, and the Naphtuhim,
and the Pathrusim, and the Casluhim, (whence have come out
Philistim,) and the Caphtorim.
And Canaan hath begotten Sidon his first-born, and Heth,
and the Jebusite, and the Amorite, and the Girgashite,
and the Hivite, and the Arkite, and the Sinite,
and the Arvadite, and the Zemarite, and the Hamathite; and
afterwards have the families of the Canaanite been scattered.
And the border of the Canaanite is from Sidon, in thy
coming towards Gerar, unto Gaza; in thy coming towards Sodom, and
Gomorrah, and Admah, and Zeboim, unto Lasha.
These are sons of Ham, by their families, by their
tongues, in their lands, in their nations.
As to Shem, father of all sons of Eber, brother of Japheth
the elder, he hath also begotten:
Sons of Shem are Elam, and Asshur, and Arphaxad, and
Lud, and Aram.
And sons of Aram are Uz, and Hul, and Gether, and Mash.
And Arphaxad hath begotten Salah, and Salah hath begotten
And to Eber have two sons been born; the name of the one is
Peleg (for in his days hath the earth been divided,) and his brother's name is
And Joktan hath begotten Almodad, and Sheleph, and
Hazarmaveth, and Jerah,
and Hadoram, and Uzal, and Diklah,
and Obal, and Abimael, and Sheba,
and Ophir, and Havilah, and Jobab; all these are sons
and their dwelling is from Mesha, in thy coming
towards Sephar, a mount of the east.
These are sons of Shem, by their families, by their
tongues, in their lands, by their nations.
These are families of the sons of Noah, by their
births, in their nations, and by these have the nations been parted in the
earth after the deluge.