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Genesis 36 :: Christian Standard Bible (CSB)

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Esau’s Family
(1Ch 1:35–42 )
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These are the family records of Esau (that is, Edom).

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Esau took his wives from the Canaanite women: Adah daughter of Elon the Hethite, Oholibamah daughter of Anah and granddaughter[fn] of Zibeon the Hivite,

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and Basemath daughter of Ishmael and sister of Nebaioth.

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Adah bore Eliphaz to Esau, Basemath bore Reuel,

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and Oholibamah bore Jeush, Jalam, and Korah. These were Esau’s sons, who were born to him in the land of Canaan.

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Esau took his wives, sons, daughters, and all the people of his household, as well as his herds, all his livestock, and all the property he had acquired in Canaan; he went to a land away from his brother Jacob.

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For their possessions were too many for them to live together, and because of their herds, the land where they stayed could not support them.

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So Esau (that is, Edom) lived in the mountains of Seir.

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These are the family records of Esau, father of the Edomites in the mountains of Seir.

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These are the names of Esau’s sons:

Eliphaz son of Esau’s wife Adah,

and Reuel son of Esau’s wife Basemath.

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The sons of Eliphaz were

Teman, Omar, Zepho, Gatam, and Kenaz.

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Timna, a concubine of Esau’s son Eliphaz,

bore Amalek to Eliphaz.

These are the sons of Esau’s wife Adah.

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These are Reuel’s sons:

Nahath, Zerah, Shammah, and Mizzah.

These are the sons of Esau’s wife Basemath.

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These are the sons of Esau’s wife Oholibamah

daughter of Anah and granddaughter[fn] of Zibeon:

She bore Jeush, Jalam, and Korah to Edom.

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These are the chiefs among Esau’s sons:

the sons of Eliphaz, Esau’s firstborn:

chief Teman, chief Omar, chief Zepho, chief Kenaz,

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chief Korah,[fn] chief Gatam, and chief Amalek.

These are the chiefs descended from Eliphaz

in the land of Edom.

These are the sons of Adah.

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These are the sons of Reuel, Esau’s son:

chief Nahath, chief Zerah, chief Shammah, and chief Mizzah.

These are the chiefs descended from Reuel

in the land of Edom.

These are the sons of Esau’s wife Basemath.

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These are the sons of Esau’s wife Oholibamah:

chief Jeush, chief Jalam, and chief Korah.

These are the chiefs descended from Esau’s wife Oholibamah

daughter of Anah.

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These are the sons of Esau (that is, Edom),

and these are their chiefs.

Seir’s Family
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These are the sons of Seir the Horite,

the inhabitants of the land:

Lotan, Shobal, Zibeon, Anah,

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Dishon, Ezer, and Dishan.

These are the chiefs among the Horites,

the sons of Seir, in the land of Edom.

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The sons of Lotan were Hori and Heman.

Timna was Lotan’s sister.

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These are Shobal’s sons:

Alvan, Manahath, Ebal, Shepho, and Onam.

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These are Zibeon’s sons: Aiah and Anah.

This was the Anah who found the hot springs[fn] in the wilderness

while he was pasturing the donkeys of his father Zibeon.

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These are the children of Anah:

Dishon and Oholibamah daughter of Anah.

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These are Dishon’s sons:

Hemdan, Eshban, Ithran, and Cheran.

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These are Ezer’s sons:

Bilhan, Zaavan, and Akan.

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These are Dishan’s sons: Uz and Aran.

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These are the chiefs among the Horites:

chief Lotan, chief Shobal, chief Zibeon, chief Anah,

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chief Dishon, chief Ezer, and chief Dishan.

These are the chiefs among the Horites,

clan by clan,[fn] in the land of Seir.

Rulers of Edom
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These are the kings who reigned in the land of Edom

before any king reigned over the Israelites:

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Bela son of Beor reigned in Edom;

the name of his city was Dinhabah.

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When Bela died, Jobab son of Zerah from Bozrah reigned in his place.

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When Jobab died, Husham from the land of the Temanites reigned in his place.

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When Husham died, Hadad son of Bedad reigned in his place.

He defeated Midian in the field of Moab;

the name of his city was Avith.

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When Hadad died, Samlah from Masrekah reigned in his place.

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When Samlah died, Shaul from Rehoboth on the Euphrates River reigned in his place.

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When Shaul died, Baal-hanan son of Achbor reigned in his place.

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When Baal-hanan son of Achbor died, Hadar[fn] reigned in his place.

His city was Pau, and his wife’s name was Mehetabel

daughter of Matred daughter of Me-zahab.

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These are the names of Esau’s chiefs,

according to their families and their localities,

by their names:

chief Timna, chief Alvah, chief Jetheth,

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chief Oholibamah, chief Elah, chief Pinon,

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chief Kenaz, chief Teman, chief Mibzar,

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chief Magdiel, and chief Iram.

These are Edom’s chiefs,

according to their settlements in the land they possessed.

Esau[fn] was father of the Edomites.

CSB Footnotes
Sam, LXX read Anah son
Sam, LXX read Anah son
Sam omits Korah
Syr, Vg; Tg reads the mules ; Hb obscure
Lit Horites, for their chiefs
Many Hb mss, Sam, Syr read Hadad
Lit He Esau

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