1 Chronicles 1



From Adam To Abraham

1 Adam, Seth, Enosh,

1 Adam, Sheth, Enosh,

1 Adam fathered Seth, who fathered Enosh,

1 Adam [his genealogical line], Seth, Enosh,

2 Kenan, Mahalalel, Jared,

2 Kenan, Mahalaleel, Jered,

2 who fathered Kenan, who fathered Mahalalel, who fathered Jared,

2 Kenan, Mahalalel, Jared,

3 Enoch, Methuselah, Lamech,

3 Henoch, Methuselah, Lamech,

3 who fathered Enoch, who fathered Methuselah, who fathered Lamech,

3 Enoch, Methuselah, Lamech,

4 Noah, Shem, Ham and Japheth.

4 Noah, Shem, Ham, and Japheth.

4 who fathered Noah, who fathered Shem, Ham, and Japheth.

4 Noah, Shem, Ham, and Japheth.

Japheth's Descendants

5 The sons of Japheth were Gomer, Magog, Madai, Javan, Tubal, Meshech and Tiras.

5 The sons of Japheth; Gomer, and Magog, and Madai, and Javan, and Tubal, and Meshech, and Tiras.

5 Japheth's descendants were Gomer, Magog, Madai, Javan, Tubal, Meshech, and Tiras.

5 The sons of Japheth: Gomer, Magog, Madai, Javan, Tubal, Meshech, and Tiras.

6 The sons of Gomer were Ashkenaz, Diphath, and Togarmah.

6 And the sons of Gomer; Ashchenaz, and Riphath, and Togarmah.

6 Gomer's descendants were Ashkenaz, Diphath, and Togarmah.

6 The sons of Gomer: Ashkenaz, Diphath, and Togarmah.

7 The sons of Javan were Elishah, Tarshish, Kittim and Rodanim.

7 And the sons of Javan; Elishah, and Tarshish, Kittim, and Dodanim.

7 Javan's descendants were Elishah, Tarshish, Kittim, and Rodanim.

7 The sons of Javan: Elishah, Tarshish, Kittim, and Rodanim.

Ham's Descendants

8 The sons of Ham were Cush, Mizraim, Put, and Canaan.

8 The sons of Ham; Cush, and Mizraim, Put, and Canaan.

8 Ham's descendants were Cush, Mizraim, Put, and Canaan.

8 The sons of Ham: Cush, Mizraim (Egypt), Put, and Canaan.

9 The sons of Cush were Seba, Havilah, Sabta, Raama and Sabteca; and the sons of Raamah were Sheba and Dedan.

9 And the sons of Cush; Seba, and Havilah, and Sabta, and Raamah, and Sabtecha. And the sons of Raamah; Sheba, and Dedan.

9 Cush's descendants were Seba, Havilah, Sabta, Raama, and Sabteca. Raamah's descendants were Sheba and Dedan.

9 The sons of Cush: Seba, Havilah, Sabta, Raamah, and Sabteca. The sons of Raamah: Sheba and Dedan.

10 Cush became the father of Nimrod; he began to be a mighty one in the earth.

10 And Cush begat Nimrod: he began to be mighty upon the earth.

10 Cush fathered Nimrod. He became the first powerful ruler on the earth.

10 Cush was the father of Nimrod; he began to be a mighty one upon the earth.

11 Mizraim became the father of the people of Lud, Anam, Lehab, Naphtuh,

11 And Mizraim begat Ludim, and Anamim, and Lehabim, and Naphtuhim,

11 Mitzraim fathered the Ludim, the Anamim, the Lehabim, the Naphtuhim,

11 Mizraim (Egypt) was the father of the Ludim, Anamim, Lehabim, Naphtuhim,

12 Pathrus, Casluh, from which the Philistines came, and Caphtor.

12 And Pathrusim, and Casluhim, (of whom came the Philistines,) and Caphthorim.

12 the Pathrusim, the Casluhim (from whom the Philistines descended), and the Caphtorim.

12 Pathrusim, Casluhim, from whom came the Philistines, and the Caphtorim.

13 Canaan became the father of Sidon, his firstborn, Heth,

13 And Canaan begat Zidon his firstborn, and Heth,

13 Canaan fathered Sidon his firstborn, as well as Heth,

13 Canaan was the father of Sidon his firstborn, and Heth,

14 and the Jebusites, the Amorites, the Girgashites,

14 The Jebusite also, and the Amorite, and the Girgashite,

14 and the Jebusites, the Amorites, the Girgashites,

14 The Jebusites, Amorites, Girgashites,

15 the Hivites, the Arkites, the Sinites,

15 And the Hivite, and the Arkite, and the Sinite,

15 the Hivites, the Archites, the Sinites,

15 Hivites, Arkites, Sinites,

16 the Arvadites, the Zemarites and the Hamathites.

16 And the Arvadite, and the Zemarite, and the Hamathite.

16 the Arvadites, the Zemarites, and the Hamathites.

16 Arvadites, Zemarites, and Hamathites.

Shem's Descendants

17 The sons of Shem were Elam, Asshur, Arpachshad, Lud, Aram, Uz, Hul, Gether and Meshech.

17 The sons of Shem; Elam, and Asshur, and Arphaxad, and Lud, and Aram, and Uz, and Hul, and Gether, and Meshech.

17 Shem's descendants were Elam, Asshur, Arpachshad, Lud, Aram, Uz, Hul, Gether, and Meshech.

17 The sons of Shem: Elam, Asshur, Arpachshad, Lud, Aram, Uz, Hul, Gether, and Meshech.

18 Arpachshad became the father of Shelah and Shelah became the father of Eber.

18 And Arphaxad begat Shelah, and Shelah begat Eber.

18 Arpachshad fathered Shelah and Shelah fathered Eber.

18 Arpachshad was the father of Shelah, Shelah of Eber.

19 Two sons were born to Eber, the name of the one was Peleg, for in his days the earth was divided, and his brother's name was Joktan.

19 And unto Eber were born two sons: the name of the one was Peleg; because in his days the earth was divided: and his brother's name was Joktan.

19 Eber fathered two sons. The name of the one was Peleg (because the earth was divided during his lifetime) and his brother was named Joktan.

19 To Eber were born two sons: the name of the one was Peleg, because in his days [the population of] the earth was divided [according to its languages], and his brother's name was Joktan.

20 Joktan became the father of Almodad, Sheleph, Hazarmaveth, Jerah,

20 And Joktan begat Almodad, and Sheleph, and Hazarmaveth, and Jerah,

20 Joktan fathered Almodad, Sheleph, Hazarmaveth, Jerah,

20 Joktan was the father of Almodad, Sheleph, Hazarmaveth, Jerah,

21 Hadoram, Uzal, Diklah,

21 Hadoram also, and Uzal, and Diklah,

21 Hadoram, Uzal, Diklah,

21 Hadoram, Uzal, Diklah,

22 Ebal, Abimael, Sheba,

22 And Ebal, and Abimael, and Sheba,

22 Ebal, Abimael, Sheba,

22 Ebal, Abimael, Sheba,

23 Ophir, Havilah and Jobab; all these were the sons of Joktan.

23 And Ophir, and Havilah, and Jobab. All these were the sons of Joktan.

23 Ophir, Havilah, and Jobab all of these were Joktan's descendants.

23 Ophir, Havilah, and Jobab. All these were the sons of Joktan.

24 Shem, Arpachshad, Shelah,

24 Shem, Arphaxad, Shelah,

24 In summary, Shem fathered Arpachshad, who fathered Shelah,

24 Shem, Arpachshad, Shelah,

25 Eber, Peleg, Reu,

25 Eber, Peleg, Reu,

25 who fathered Eber, who fathered Peleg, who fathered Reu,

25 Eber, Peleg, Reu,

26 Serug, Nahor, Terah,

26 Serug, Nahor, Terah,

26 who fathered Serug, who fathered Nahor, who fathered Terah,

26 Serug, Nahor, Terah,

27 Abram, that is Abraham.

27 Abram; the same is Abraham.

27 who fathered Abram that is, Abraham.

27 Abram, the same as Abraham.

Abraham's Descendants

28 The sons of Abraham were Isaac and Ishmael.

28 The sons of Abraham; Isaac, and Ishmael.

28 Abraham's descendants were Isaac and Ishmael.

28 The sons of Abraham: Isaac and Ishmael.

29 These are their genealogies: the firstborn of Ishmael was Nebaioth, then Kedar, Adbeel, Mibsam,

29 These are their generations: The firstborn of Ishmael, Nebaioth; then Kedar, and Adbeel, and Mibsam,

29 These are their genealogies: the firstborn Ishmael fathered Nebaioth, and then Kedar, Adbeel, Mibsam,

29 These are their descendants: The firstborn of Ishmael, Nebaioth; Kedar, Adbeel, Mibsam,

Ishmael's Descendants

30 Mishma, Dumah, Massa, Hadad, Tema,

30 Mishma, and Dumah, Massa, Hadad, and Tema,

30 Mishma, Dumah, Massa, Hadad, Tema,

30 Mishma, Dumah, Massa, Hadad, Tema,

31 Jetur, Naphish and Kedemah; these were the sons of Ishmael.

31 Jetur, Naphish, and Kedemah. These are the sons of Ishmael.

31 Jetur, Naphish, and Kedemah these are the Ishmaelites.

31 Jetur, Naphish, and Kedemah. These are the sons of Ishmael.

Keturah's Descendants

32 The sons of Keturah, Abraham's concubine, whom she bore, were Zimran, Jokshan, Medan, Midian, Ishbak and Shuah. And the sons of Jokshan were Sheba and Dedan.

32 Now the sons of Keturah, Abraham's concubine: she bare Zimran, and Jokshan, and Medan, and Midian, and Ishbak, and Shuah. And the sons of Jokshan; Sheba, and Dedan.

32 The descendants born to Keturah, Abraham's mistress, were Zimran, Jokshan, Medan, Midian, Ishbak, and Shuah. The descendants of Jokshan were Sheba and Dedan.

32 Now the sons of Keturah, Abraham's concubine: she bore Zimran, Jokshan, Medan, Midian, Ishbak, and Shuah. The sons of Jokshan: Sheba and Dedan.

33 The sons of Midian were Ephah, Epher, Hanoch, Abida and Eldaah. All these were the sons of Keturah.

33 And the sons of Midian; Ephah, and Epher, and Henoch, and Abida, and Eldaah. All these are the sons of Keturah.

33 The descendants of Midian were Ephah, Epher, Hanoch, Abida, and Eldaah. All these were the descendants of Keturah.

33 The sons of Midian: Ephah, Epher, Hanoch, Abida, and Eldaah. All these are the sons [and grandsons] of Keturah.

Isaac's Descendants

34 Abraham became the father of Isaac The sons of Isaac were Esau and Israel.

34 And Abraham begat Isaac. The sons of Isaac; Esau and Israel.

34 Abraham fathered Isaac. Isaac's descendants were Esau and Israel.

34 Abraham was the father of Isaac. The sons of Isaac: Esau and Israel.

Esau's Descendants

35 The sons of Esau were Eliphaz, Reuel, Jeush, Jalam and Korah.

35 The sons of Esau; Eliphaz, Reuel, and Jeush, and Jaalam, and Korah.

35 Esau's descendants were Eliphaz, Reuel, Jeush, Jalam, and Korah.

35 The sons of Esau: Eliphaz, Reuel, Jeush, Jalam, and Korah.

36 The sons of Eliphaz were Teman, Omar, Zephi, Gatam, Kenaz, Timna and Amalek.

36 The sons of Eliphaz; Teman, and Omar, Zephi, and Gatam, Kenaz, and Timna, and Amalek.

36 Eliphaz's descendants were Teman, Omar, Zephi, Gatam, Kenaz, Timna, and Amalek.

36 The sons of Eliphaz: Teman, Omar, Zephi, Gatam, Kenaz, Timna, and Amalek.

37 The sons of Reuel were Nahath, Zerah, Shammah and Mizzah.

37 The sons of Reuel; Nahath, Zerah, Shammah, and Mizzah.

37 Reuel's descendants were Nahath, Zerah, Shammah, and Mizzah.

37 The sons of Reuel: Nahath, Zerah, Shammah, and Mizzah.

The Edomites

38 The sons of Seir were Lotan, Shobal, Zibeon, Anah, Dishon, Ezer and Dishan.

38 And the sons of Seir; Lotan, and Shobal, and Zibeon, and Anah, and Dishon, and Ezer, and Dishan.

38 Seir's descendants were Lotan, Shobal, Zibeon, Anah, Dishon, Ezer, and Dishan.

38 The sons of Seir: Lotan, Shobal, Zibeon, Anah, Dishon, Ezer, and Dishan.

39 The sons of Lotan were Hori and Homam; and Lotan's sister was Timna.

39 And the sons of Lotan; Hori, and Homam: and Timna was Lotan's sister.

39 Lotan's descendants were Hori and Homam. Lotan's sister was Timna.

39 The sons of Lotan: Hori and Homam; and Timna was Lotan's sister.

40 The sons of Shobal were Alian, Manahath, Ebal, Shephi and Onam. And the sons of Zibeon were Aiah and Anah.

40 The sons of Shobal; Alian, and Manahath, and Ebal, Shephi, and Onam. And the sons of Zibeon; Aiah, and Anah.

40 Shobal's descendants were Alian, Manahath, Ebal, Shephi, and Onam. Zibeon's descendants were Aiah and Anah.

40 The sons of Shobal: Alian, Manahath, Ebal, Shephi, and Onam. The sons of Zibeon: Aiah and Anah.

41 The son of Anah was Dishon. And the sons of Dishon were Hamran, Eshban, Ithran and Cheran.

41 The sons of Anah; Dishon. And the sons of Dishon; Amram, and Eshban, and Ithran, and Cheran.

41 Anah's descendant was Dishon. Dishon's descendants were Hamran, Eshban, Ithran, and Cheran.

41 The son of Anah: Dishon. The sons of Dishon: Hamran, Eshban, Ithran, and Cheran.

42 The sons of Ezer were Bilhan, Zaavan and Jaakan. The sons of Dishan were Uz and Aran.

42 The sons of Ezer; Bilhan, and Zavan, and Jakan. The sons of Dishan; Uz, and Aran.

42 Ezer's descendants were Bilhan, Zaavan, and Jaakan. Dishan's descendants were Uz and Aran.

42 The sons of Ezer: Bilhan, Zaavan, [and] Jaakan. The sons of Dishan: Uz and Aran.

Kings Of Edom

43 Now these are the kings who reigned in the land of Edom before any king of the sons of Israel reigned. Bela was the son of Beor, and the name of his city was Dinhabah.

43 Now these are the kings that reigned in the land of Edom before any king reigned over the children of Israel; Bela the son of Beor: and the name of his city was Dinhabah.

43 Here's a list of kings who reigned in the land of Edom before any king reigned over the Israelis, beginning with Beor's son Bela (his city was named Dinhabah).

43 These are the kings who reigned in the land of Edom before any king reigned over the Israelites: Bela son of Beor; the name of his city was Dinhabah.

44 When Bela died, Jobab the son of Zerah of Bozrah became king in his place.

44 And when Bela was dead, Jobab the son of Zerah of Bozrah reigned in his stead.

44 After Bela died, Zerah's son Jobab from Bozrah succeeded him.

44 When Bela died, Jobab son of Zerah of Bozrah reigned in his stead.

45 When Jobab died, Husham of the land of the Temanites became king in his place.

45 And when Jobab was dead, Husham of the land of the Temanites reigned in his stead.

45 After Jobab died, Husham from the land of the Temanites succeeded him.

45 When Jobab died, Husham of the land of the Temanites reigned in his stead.

46 When Husham died, Hadad the son of Bedad, who defeated Midian in the field of Moab, became king in his place; and the name of his city was Avith.

46 And when Husham was dead, Hadad the son of Bedad, which smote Midian in the field of Moab, reigned in his stead: and the name of his city was Avith.

46 After Husham died, Bedad's son Hadad, who defeated Midian in the country of Moab, succeeded him. His city was named Avith.

46 When Husham died, Hadad [I of Edom] son of Bedad, who defeated Midian in the field of Moab, reigned in his stead; his city was Avith.

47 When Hadad died, Samlah of Masrekah became king in his place.

47 And when Hadad was dead, Samlah of Masrekah reigned in his stead.

47 After Hadad died, Samlah from Masrekah succeeded him.

47 When Hadad died, Samlah of Masrekah reigned in his stead.

48 When Samlah died, Shaul of Rehoboth by the River became king in his place.

48 And when Samlah was dead, Shaul of Rehoboth by the river reigned in his stead.

48 After Samlah died, Shaul from Rehoboth on the Euphrates River succeeded him.

48 When Samlah died, Shaul of Rehoboth on the River [Euphrates] reigned in his stead.

49 When Shaul died, Baal-hanan the son of Achbor became king in his place.

49 And when Shaul was dead, Baalhanan the son of Achbor reigned in his stead.

49 After Shaul died, Achbor's son Baal-hanan succeeded him.

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

50 When Baal-hanan died, Hadad became king in his place; and the name of his city was Pai, and his wife's name was Mehetabel, the daughter of Matred, the daughter of Mezahab.

50 And when Baalhanan was dead, Hadad reigned in his stead: and the name of his city was Pai; and his wife's name was Mehetabel, the daughter of Matred, the daughter of Mezahab.

50 After Baal-hanan died, Hadad succeeded him. His city was named Pai, and his wife's name was Mehetabel. She was the daughter of Matred, who was the daughter of Me-zahab.

50 When Baal-hanan died, Hadad [II] reigned in his stead; his city was Pai; his wife was Mehetabel daughter of Matred, the daughter of Mezahab.

51 Then Hadad died. Now the chiefs of Edom were: chief Timna, chief Aliah, chief Jetheth,

51 Hadad died also. And the dukes of Edom were; duke Timnah, duke Aliah, duke Jetheth,

51 Then Hadad died.

51 Hadad died also. The chiefs of Edom were: chiefs Timna, Aliah, Jetheth,

Tribal Chiefs Of Edom

52 chief Oholibamah, chief Elah, chief Pinon,

52 Duke Aholibamah, duke Elah, duke Pinon,

52 The chiefs of Edom included the chiefs of Timna, Aliah, Jetheth, Oholibamah, Elah, Pinon,

52 Oholibamah, Elah, Pinon,

53 chief Kenaz, chief Teman, chief Mibzar,

53 Duke Kenaz, duke Teman, duke Mibzar,

53 Kenaz, Teman, Mibzar,

53 Kenaz, Teman, Mibzar,

54 chief Magdiel, chief Iram. These were the chiefs of Edom.

54 Duke Magdiel, duke Iram. These are the dukes of Edom.

54 Magdiel, and Iram these are the clans of Edom.

54 Magdiel, and Iram. These are the chiefs of Edom.



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