Come, let us go down, and there confound their language, that they may not understand one another's speech.
Therefore was its name called Babel; because Jehovah there confounded the language of the whole earth. And Jehovah scattered them thence over the face of the whole earth.
From these came the distribution of the isles of the nations, according to their lands, every one after his tongue, after their families, in their nations.
Swallow them up, Lord; divide their tongue: for I have seen violence and strife in the city.
When the Most High assigned to the nations their inheritance, When he separated the sons of Adam, He set the bounds of the peoples According to the number of the children of Israel.