Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
When the most High divided to the nations their inheritance, when he separated the sons of Adam, he set the bounds of the people according to the number of the children of Israel.
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.
Therefore its name was called
Babel, because there the Lord confused the language of the whole earth; and from there the Lord scattered them abroad over the face of the whole earth.
The heavens are the heavens of the Lord,
the earth He has given to the sons of men.
He made from one man every nation of mankind to live on all the face of the earth, having determined their appointed times and the boundaries of their habitation,
became the father of Sidon, his firstborn, and Heth
On that day the Lord made a covenant with Abram, saying,
To your descendants I have given this land,
the river of Egypt as far as the great river, the river Euphrates:
and you shall take possession of the land and live in it, for I have given the land to you to possess it.