Genesis 10:1-7 New International Version

The Descendants of the Sons of Noah

10 1  This is the account of Shem, Ham and Japheth, Noah's sons, who themselves had sons after the flood. 2  The sons[1] of Japheth: Gomer, Magog, Madai, Javan, Tubal, Meshek and Tiras. 3  The sons of Gomer: Ashkenaz, Riphath and Togarmah. 4  The sons of Javan: Elishah, Tarshish, the Kittites and the Rodanites.[2] 5  (From these the maritime peoples spread out into their territories by their clans within their nations, each with its own language.)

6  The sons of Ham: Cush, Egypt, Put and Canaan. 7  The sons of Cush: Seba, Havilah, Sabtah, Raamah and Sabteka. The sons of Raamah: Sheba and Dedan.


Footnotes

[1] 10:2 "Sons" may mean "descendants" or "successors" or "nations" ; also in verses 3, 4, 6, 7, 20-23, 29 and 31.

[2] 10:4 Some manuscripts of the Masoretic Text and Samaritan Pentateuch (see also Septuagint and 1 Chron. 1:7); most manuscripts of the Masoretic Text "Dodanites"

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