Genesis 5



Adam's Descendants To Noah

1 This is the book of the generations of Adam. In the day when God created man, He made him in the likeness of God.

1 This is the book of the generations of Adam. In the day that God created man, in the likeness of God made he him;

1 This is the historical record of Adam's generations. When God created mankind, he made them in his own likeness.

1 This is the book (the written record, the history) of the generations of the offspring of Adam. When God created man, He made him in the likeness of God.

2 He created them male and female, and He blessed them and named them Man in the day when they were created.

2 Male and female created he them; and blessed them, and called their name Adam, in the day when they were created.

2 Creating them male and female, he blessed them and called them humans when he created them.

2 He created them male and female and blessed them and named them [both] Adam [Man] at the time they were created.

3 When Adam had lived one hundred and thirty years, he became the father of a son in his own likeness, according to his image, and named him Seth.

3 And Adam lived an hundred and thirty years, and begat a son in his own likeness, after his image; and called his name Seth:

3 After Adam had lived 130 years, he fathered a son just like him, that is, according to his own likeness, and named him Seth.

3 When Adam had lived 130 years, he had a son in his own likeness, after his image; and he named him Seth.

4 Then the days of Adam after he became the father of Seth were eight hundred years, and he had other sons and daughters.

4 And the days of Adam after he had begotten Seth were eight hundred years: and he begat sons and daughters:

4 Adam lived another 800 years, fathering other sons and daughters after he had fathered Seth.

4 After he had Seth, Adam lived 800 years and had other sons and daughters.

5 So all the days that Adam lived were nine hundred and thirty years, and he died.

5 And all the days that Adam lived were nine hundred and thirty years: and he died.

5 Adam lived a total of 930 years, and then died.

5 So altogether Adam lived 930 years, and he died.

6 Seth lived one hundred and five years, and became the father of Enosh.

6 And Seth lived an hundred and five years, and begat Enos:

6 When Seth had lived 105 years, he fathered Enosh.

6 When Seth was 105 years old, Enosh was born.

7 Then Seth lived eight hundred and seven years after he became the father of Enosh, and he had other sons and daughters.

7 And Seth lived after he begat Enos eight hundred and seven years, and begat sons and daughters:

7 After he fathered Enosh, Seth lived 807 years, fathering other sons and daughters.

7 Seth lived after the birth of Enosh 807 years and had other sons and daughters.

8 So all the days of Seth were nine hundred and twelve years, and he died.

8 And all the days of Seth were nine hundred and twelve years: and he died.

8 Seth lived a total of 912 years, and then died.

8 So Seth lived 912 years, and he died.

9 Enosh lived ninety years, and became the father of Kenan.

9 And Enos lived ninety years, and begat Cainan:

9 When Enosh had lived 90 years, he fathered Kenan.

9 When Enosh was 90 years old, Kenan was born to him.

10 Then Enosh lived eight hundred and fifteen years after he became the father of Kenan, and he had other sons and daughters.

10 And Enos lived after he begat Cainan eight hundred and fifteen years, and begat sons and daughters:

10 After he fathered Kenan, Enosh lived 815 years, fathering other sons and daughters.

10 Enosh lived after the birth of Kenan 815 years and had other sons and daughters.

11 So all the days of Enosh were nine hundred and five years, and he died.

11 And all the days of Enos were nine hundred and five years: and he died.

11 Enosh lived a total of 905 years, and then died.

11 So Enosh lived 905 years, and he died.

12 Kenan lived seventy years, and became the father of Mahalalel.

12 And Cainan lived seventy years, and begat Mahalaleel:

12 When Kenan had lived 70 years, he fathered Mahalalel.

12 When Kenan was 70 years old, Mahalalel was born.

13 Then Kenan lived eight hundred and forty years after he became the father of Mahalalel, and he had other sons and daughters.

13 And Cainan lived after he begat Mahalaleel eight hundred and forty years, and begat sons and daughters:

13 After he fathered Mahalalel, Kenan lived 840 years, fathering other sons and daughters.

13 Kenan lived after the birth of Mahalalel 840 years and had other sons and daughters.

14 So all the days of Kenan were nine hundred and ten years, and he died.

14 And all the days of Cainan were nine hundred and ten years: and he died.

14 Kenan lived a total of 910 years, and then died.

14 So Kenan lived 910 years, and he died.

15 Mahalalel lived sixty-five years, and became the father of Jared.

15 And Mahalaleel lived sixty and five years, and begat Jared:

15 When Mahalalel had lived 65 years, he fathered Jared.

15 When Mahalalel was 65 years old, Jared was born.

16 Then Mahalalel lived eight hundred and thirty years after he became the father of Jared, and he had other sons and daughters.

16 And Mahalaleel lived after he begat Jared eight hundred and thirty years, and begat sons and daughters:

16 After he fathered Jared, Mahalalel lived 830 years, fathering other sons and daughters.

16 Mahalalel lived after the birth of Jared 830 years and had other sons and daughters.

17 So all the days of Mahalalel were eight hundred and ninety-five years, and he died.

17 And all the days of Mahalaleel were eight hundred ninety and five years: and he died.

17 Mahalalel lived a total of 895 years, and then died.

17 So Mahalalel lived 895 years, and he died.

18 Jared lived one hundred and sixty-two years, and became the father of Enoch.

18 And Jared lived an hundred sixty and two years, and he begat Enoch:

18 When Jared had lived 162 years, he fathered Enoch.

18 When Jared was 162 years old, Enoch was born.

19 Then Jared lived eight hundred years after he became the father of Enoch, and he had other sons and daughters.

19 And Jared lived after he begat Enoch eight hundred years, and begat sons and daughters:

19 After he fathered Enoch, Jared lived 800 years, fathering other sons and daughters.

19 Jared lived after the birth of Enoch 800 years and had other sons and daughters.

20 So all the days of Jared were nine hundred and sixty-two years, and he died.

20 And all the days of Jared were nine hundred sixty and two years: and he died.

20 Jared lived a total of 962 years, and then died.

20 So Jared lived 962 years, and he died.

21 Enoch lived sixty-five years, and became the father of Methuselah.

21 And Enoch lived sixty and five years, and begat Methuselah:

21 When Enoch had lived 65 years, he fathered Methuselah.

21 When Enoch was 65 years old, Methuselah was born.

22 Then Enoch walked with God three hundred years after he became the father of Methuselah, and he had other sons and daughters.

22 And Enoch walked with God after he begat Methuselah three hundred years, and begat sons and daughters:

22 After he fathered Methuselah, Enoch communed with God for 300 years and fathered other sons and daughters.

22 Enoch walked [in habitual fellowship] with God after the birth of Methuselah 300 years and had other sons and daughters.

23 So all the days of Enoch were three hundred and sixty-five years.

23 And all the days of Enoch were three hundred sixty and five years:

23 Enoch lived a total of 365 years,

23 So all the days of Enoch were 365 years.

24 Enoch walked with God; and he was not, for God took him.

24 And Enoch walked with God: and he was not; for God took him.

24 communing with God and then he was there no longer, because God had taken him.

24 And Enoch walked [in habitual fellowship] with God; and he was not, for God took him [home with Him].

25 Methuselah lived one hundred and eighty-seven years, and became the father of Lamech.

25 And Methuselah lived an hundred eighty and seven years, and begat Lamech:

25 When Methuselah had lived 187 years, he fathered Lamech.

25 When Methuselah was 187 years old, Lamech was born to him.

26 Then Methuselah lived seven hundred and eighty-two years after he became the father of Lamech, and he had other sons and daughters.

26 And Methuselah lived after he begat Lamech seven hundred eighty and two years, and begat sons and daughters:

26 After he fathered Lamech, Methuselah lived 782 years, fathering other sons and daughters.

26 Methuselah lived after the birth of Lamech 782 years and had other sons and daughters.

27 So all the days of Methuselah were nine hundred and sixty-nine years, and he died.

27 And all the days of Methuselah were nine hundred sixty and nine years: and he died.

27 Methuselah lived a total of 969 years, and then died.

27 So Methuselah lived 969 years, and he died.

28 Lamech lived one hundred and eighty-two years, and became the father of a son.

28 And Lamech lived an hundred eighty and two years, and begat a son:

28 When Lamech had lived 182 years, he fathered a son,

28 When Lamech was 182 years old, a son was born.

29 Now he called his name Noah, saying, "This one will give us rest from our work and from the toil of our hands arising from the ground which the LORD has cursed."

29 And he called his name Noah, saying, This same shall comfort us concerning our work and toil of our hands, because of the ground which the LORD hath cursed.

29 whom he named Noah, because he said, "May this one comfort us from our work, from pain that is caused by our manual labor, and from the ground that the LORD has cursed."

29 He named him Noah, saying, This one shall bring us relief and comfort from our work and the [grievous] toil of our hands due to the ground being cursed by the Lord.

30 Then Lamech lived five hundred and ninety-five years after he became the father of Noah, and he had other sons and daughters.

30 And Lamech lived after he begat Noah five hundred ninety and five years, and begat sons and daughters:

30 After he fathered Noah, Lamech lived 595 years, fathering other sons and daughters.

30 Lamech lived after the birth of Noah 595 years and had other sons and daughters.

31 So all the days of Lamech were seven hundred and seventy-seven years, and he died.

31 And all the days of Lamech were seven hundred seventy and seven years: and he died.

31 Lamech lived a total of 777 years, and then died.

31 So all the days of Lamech were 777 years, and he died.

32 Noah was five hundred years old, and Noah became the father of Shem, Ham, and Japheth.

32 And Noah was five hundred years old: and Noah begat Shem, Ham, and Japheth.

32 After Noah had lived 500 years, he fathered Shem, Ham, and Japheth.

32 After Noah was 500 years old, he became the father of Shem, Ham, and Japheth.



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