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1 Chronicles 1 :: New King James Version (NKJV)

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The Family of Adam—Seth to Abraham
The Family of Adam—from Seth to Esau
(Gen. 5:1–32; 10:1–32; 11:10–26; Luke 3:34–38 )
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:1 - Adam, Seth, Enosh,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:2 - Cainan,[fn] Mahalalel, Jared,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:3 - Enoch, Methuselah, Lamech,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:4 - Noah,[fn] Shem, Ham, and Japheth.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:5 - The sons of Japheth were Gomer, Magog, Madai, Javan, Tubal, Meshech, and Tiras.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:6 - The sons of Gomer were Ashkenaz, Diphath,[fn] and Togarmah.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:7 - The sons of Javan were Elishah, Tarshishah,[fn] Kittim, and Rodanim.[fn]
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:8 - The sons of Ham were Cush, Mizraim, Put, and Canaan.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:9 - The sons of Cush were Seba, Havilah, Sabta,[fn] Raama,[fn] and Sabtecha. The sons of Raama were Sheba and Dedan.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:10 - Cush begot Nimrod; he began to be a mighty one on the earth.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:11 - Mizraim begot Ludim, Anamim, Lehabim, Naphtuhim,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:12 - Pathrusim, Casluhim (from whom came the Philistines and the Caphtorim).
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:13 - Canaan begot Sidon, his firstborn, and Heth;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:14 - the Jebusite, the Amorite, and the Girgashite;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:15 - the Hivite, the Arkite, and the Sinite;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:16 - the Arvadite, the Zemarite, and the Hamathite.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:17 - The sons of Shem were Elam, Asshur, Arphaxad, Lud, Aram, Uz, Hul, Gether, and Meshech.[fn]
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:18 - Arphaxad begot Shelah, and Shelah begot Eber.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:19 - To Eber were born two sons: the name of one was Peleg,[fn] for in his days the earth was divided; and his brother’s name was Joktan.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:20 - Joktan begot Almodad, Sheleph, Hazarmaveth, Jerah,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:21 - Hadoram, Uzal, Diklah,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:22 - Ebal,[fn] Abimael, Sheba,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:23 - Ophir, Havilah, and Jobab. All these were the sons of Joktan.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:24 - Shem, Arphaxad, Shelah,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:25 - Eber, Peleg, Reu,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:26 - Serug, Nahor, Terah,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:27 - and Abram, who is Abraham.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:28 - The sons of Abraham were Isaac and Ishmael.
The Family of Ishmael
(Gen. 25:12–16 )
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:29 - These are their genealogies: The firstborn of Ishmael was Nebajoth; then Kedar, Adbeel, Mibsam,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:30 - Mishma, Dumah, Massa, Hadad,[fn] Tema,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:31 - Jetur, Naphish, and Kedemah. These were the sons of Ishmael.
The Family of Keturah
(Gen. 25:1–4 )
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:32 - Now the sons born to Keturah, Abraham’s concubine, were Zimran, Jokshan, Medan, Midian, Ishbak, and Shuah. The sons of Jokshan were Sheba and Dedan.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:33 - The sons of Midian were Ephah, Epher, Hanoch, Abida, and Eldaah. All these were the children of Keturah.
The Family of Isaac
(Gen. 36:10–14 )
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:34 - And Abraham begot Isaac. The sons of Isaac were Esau and Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:35 - The sons of Esau were Eliphaz, Reuel, Jeush, Jaalam, and Korah.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:36 - And the sons of Eliphaz were Teman, Omar, Zephi,[fn] Gatam, and Kenaz; and by Timna,[fn] Amalek.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:37 - The sons of Reuel were Nahath, Zerah, Shammah, and Mizzah.
The Family of Seir
(Gen. 36:20–28 )
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:38 - The sons of Seir were Lotan, Shobal, Zibeon, Anah, Dishon, Ezer, and Dishan.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:39 - And the sons of Lotan were Hori and Homam; Lotan’s sister was Timna.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:40 - The sons of Shobal were Alian,[fn] Manahath, Ebal, Shephi,[fn] and Onam. The sons of Zibeon were Ajah and Anah.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:41 - The son of Anah was Dishon. The sons of Dishon were Hamran,[fn] Eshban, Ithran, and Cheran.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:42 - The sons of Ezer were Bilhan, Zaavan, and Jaakan.[fn] The sons of Dishan were Uz and Aran.
The Kings of Edom
(Gen. 36:31–43 )
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:43 - Now these were the kings who reigned in the land of Edom before a king reigned over the children of Israel: Bela the son of Beor, and the name of his city was Dinhabah.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:44 - And when Bela died, Jobab the son of Zerah of Bozrah reigned in his place.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:45 - When Jobab died, Husham of the land of the Temanites reigned in his place.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:46 - And when Husham died, Hadad the son of Bedad, who attacked Midian in the field of Moab, reigned in his place. The name of his city was Avith.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:47 - When Hadad died, Samlah of Masrekah reigned in his place.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:48 - And when Samlah died, Saul of Rehoboth-by-the-River reigned in his place.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:49 - When Saul died, Baal-Hanan the son of Achbor reigned in his place.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:50 - And when Baal-Hanan died, Hadad[fn] reigned in his place; and the name of his city was Pai.[fn] His wife’s name was Mehetabel the daughter of Matred, the daughter of Mezahab.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:51 - Hadad died also. And the chiefs of Edom were Chief Timnah, Chief Aliah,[fn] Chief Jetheth,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:52 - Chief Aholibamah, Chief Elah, Chief Pinon,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:53 - Chief Kenaz, Chief Teman, Chief Mibzar,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 1:54 - Chief Magdiel, and Chief Iram. These were the chiefs of Edom.
NKJV Footnotes
Hebrew Qenan
Following Masoretic Text and Vulgate; Septuagint adds the sons of Noah.
Spelled Riphath in Genesis 10:3
Spelled Tarshish in Genesis 10:4
Spelled Dodanim in Genesis 10:4
Spelled Sabtah in Genesis 10:7
Spelled Raamah in Genesis 10:7
Spelled Mash in Genesis 10:23
Literally Division
Spelled Obal in Genesis 10:28
Spelled Hadar in Genesis 25:15
Spelled Zepho in Genesis 36:11
Compare Genesis 36:12
Spelled Alvan in Genesis 36:23
Spelled Shepho in Genesis 36:23
Spelled Hemdan in Genesis 36:26
Spelled Akan in Genesis 36:27
Spelled Hadar in Genesis 36:39
Spelled Pau in Genesis 36:39
Spelled Alvah in Genesis 36:40

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