'Sons' in the Bible
The length of time Adam lived after he became the father of Seth was 800 years; during this time he had other sons and daughters.
Seth lived 807 years after he became the father of Enosh, and he had other sons and daughters.
Enosh lived 815 years after he became the father of Kenan, and he had other sons and daughters.
Kenan lived 840 years after he became the father of Mahalalel, and he had other sons and daughters.
Mahalalel lived 830 years after he became the father of Jared, and he had other sons and daughters.
Jared lived 800 years after he became the father of Enoch, and he had other sons and daughters.
After he became the father of Methuselah, Enoch walked with God for 300 years, and he had other sons and daughters.
Methuselah lived 782 years after he became the father of Lamech, and he had other sons and daughters.
Lamech lived 595 years after he became the father of Noah, and he had other sons and daughters.
the sons of God saw that the daughters of humankind were beautiful. Thus they took wives for themselves from any they chose.
The Nephilim were on the earth in those days (and also after this) when the sons of God were having sexual relations with the daughters of humankind, who gave birth to their children. They were the mighty heroes of old, the famous men.
Noah had three sons: Shem, Ham, and Japheth.
but I will confirm my covenant with you. You will enter the ark -- you, your sons, your wife, and your sons' wives with you.
Noah entered the ark along with his sons, his wife, and his sons' wives because of the floodwaters.
On that very day Noah entered the ark, accompanied by his sons Shem, Ham, and Japheth, along with his wife and his sons' three wives.
"Come out of the ark, you, your wife, your sons, and your sons' wives with you.
Noah went out along with his sons, his wife, and his sons' wives.
Then God blessed Noah and his sons and said to them, "Be fruitful and multiply and fill the earth.
God said to Noah and his sons,
The sons of Noah who came out of the ark were Shem, Ham, and Japheth. (Now Ham was the father of Canaan.)
These were the sons of Noah, and from them the whole earth was populated.
This is the account of Noah's sons Shem, Ham, and Japheth. Sons were born to them after the flood.
The sons of Japheth were Gomer, Magog, Madai, Javan, Tubal, Meshech, and Tiras.
The sons of Javan were Elishah, Tarshish, the Kittim, and the Dodanim.
The sons of Ham were Cush, Mizraim, Put, and Canaan.
The sons of Cush were Seba, Havilah, Sabtah, Raamah, and Sabteca. The sons of Raamah were Sheba and Dedan.
These are the sons of Ham, according to their families, according to their languages, by their lands, and by their nations.
And sons were also born to Shem (the older brother of Japheth), the father of all the sons of Eber.
The sons of Shem were Elam, Asshur, Arphaxad, Lud, and Aram.
Two sons were born to Eber: One was named Peleg because in his days the earth was divided, and his brother's name was Joktan.
These are the sons of Shem according to their families, according to their languages, by their lands, and according to their nations.
These are the families of the sons of Noah, according to their genealogies, by their nations, and from these the nations spread over the earth after the flood.
And after becoming the father of Arphaxad, Shem lived 500 years and had other sons and daughters.
And after he became the father of Shelah, Arphaxad lived 403 years and had other sons and daughters.
And after he became the father of Eber, Shelah lived 403 years and had other sons and daughters.
And after he became the father of Peleg, Eber lived 430 years and had other sons and daughters.
And after he became the father of Reu, Peleg lived 209 years and had other sons and daughters.
And after he became the father of Serug, Reu lived 207 years and had other sons and daughters.
And after he became the father of Nahor, Serug lived 200 years and had other sons and daughters.
And after he became the father of Terah, Nahor lived 119 years and had other sons and daughters.
Then the two visitors said to Lot, "Who else do you have here? Do you have any sons-in-law, sons, daughters, or other relatives in the city? Get them out of this place
(Now Bethuel became the father of Rebekah.) These were the eight sons Milcah bore to Abraham's brother Nahor.
Then Abraham got up from mourning his dead wife and said to the sons of Heth,
The sons of Heth answered Abraham,
Abraham got up and bowed down to the local people, the sons of Heth.
(Now Ephron was sitting among the sons of Heth.) Ephron the Hethite replied to Abraham in the hearing of the sons of Heth -- before all who entered the gate of his city --
So Abraham agreed to Ephron's price and weighed out for him the price that Ephron had quoted in the hearing of the sons of Heth -- 400 pieces of silver, according to the standard measurement at the time.
as his property in the presence of the sons of Heth before all who entered the gate of Ephron's city.
So Abraham secured the field and the cave that was in it as a burial site from the sons of Heth.
The sons of Midian were Ephah, Epher, Hanoch, Abida, and Eldaah. All these were descendants of Keturah.
But while he was still alive, Abraham gave gifts to the sons of his concubines and sent them off to the east, away from his son Isaac.
His sons Isaac and Ishmael buried him in the cave of Machpelah near Mamre, in the field of Ephron the son of Zohar, the Hethite.
This was the field Abraham had purchased from the sons of Heth. There Abraham was buried with his wife Sarah.
These are the names of Ishmael's sons, by their names according to their records: Nebaioth (Ishmael's firstborn), Kedar, Adbeel, Mibsam,
These are the sons of Ishmael, and these are their names by their settlements and their camps -- twelve princes according to their clans.
May peoples serve you and nations bow down to you. You will be lord over your brothers, and the sons of your mother will bow down to you. May those who curse you be cursed, and those who bless you be blessed."
She became pregnant again and had another son. She said, "Now this time my husband will show me affection, because I have given birth to three sons for him." That is why he was named Levi.
Then Leah said, "God has given me a good gift. Now my husband will honor me because I have given him six sons." So she named him Zebulun.
So that day Laban removed the male goats that were streaked or spotted, all the female goats that were speckled or spotted (all that had any white on them), and all the dark-colored lambs, and put them in the care of his sons.
Jacob heard that Laban's sons were complaining, "Jacob has taken everything that belonged to our father! He has gotten rich at our father's expense!"
During the night Jacob quickly took his two wives, his two female servants, and his eleven sons and crossed the ford of the Jabbok.
Then he purchased the portion of the field where he had pitched his tent; he bought it from the sons of Hamor, Shechem's father, for a hundred pieces of money.
When Jacob heard that Shechem had violated his daughter Dinah, his sons were with the livestock in the field. So Jacob remained silent until they came in.
Now Jacob's sons had come in from the field when they heard the news. They were offended and very angry because Shechem had disgraced Israel by sexually assaulting Jacob's daughter, a crime that should not be committed.
Jacob's sons answered Shechem and his father Hamor deceitfully when they spoke because Shechem had violated their sister Dinah.
In three days, when they were still in pain, two of Jacob's sons, Simeon and Levi, Dinah's brothers, each took his sword and went to the unsuspecting city and slaughtered every male.
Jacob's sons killed them and looted the city because their sister had been violated.
and they started on their journey. The surrounding cities were afraid of God, and they did not pursue the sons of Jacob.
While Israel was living in that land, Reuben had sexual relations with Bilhah, his father's concubine, and Israel heard about it. Jacob had twelve sons:
The sons of Leah were Reuben, Jacob's firstborn, as well as Simeon, Levi, Judah, Issachar, and Zebulun.
The sons of Zilpah, Leah's servant, were Gad and Asher. These were the sons of Jacob who were born to him in Paddan Aram.
Then Isaac breathed his last and joined his ancestors. He died an old man who had lived a full life. His sons Esau and Jacob buried him.
and Oholibamah bore Jeush, Jalam, and Korah. These were the sons of Esau who were born to him in the land of Canaan.
Esau took his wives, his sons, his daughters, all the people in his household, his livestock, his animals, and all his possessions which he had acquired in the land of Canaan and went to a land some distance away from Jacob his brother
These were the names of Esau's sons: Eliphaz, the son of Esau's wife Adah, and Reuel, the son of Esau's wife Basemath.
Timna, a concubine of Esau's son Eliphaz, bore Amalek to Eliphaz. These were the sons of Esau's wife Adah.
These were the sons of Reuel: Nahath, Zerah, Shammah, and Mizzah. These were the sons of Esau's wife Basemath.
These were the sons of Esau's wife Oholibamah the daughter of Anah and granddaughter of Zibeon: She bore Jeush, Jalam, and Korah to Esau.
These were the chiefs among the descendants of Esau, the sons of Eliphaz, Esau's firstborn: chief Teman, chief Omar, chief Zepho, chief Kenaz,
chief Korah, chief Gatam, chief Amalek. These were the chiefs descended from Eliphaz in the land of Edom; these were the sons of Adah.
These were the sons of Esau's son Reuel: chief Nahath, chief Zerah, chief Shammah, chief Mizzah. These were the chiefs descended from Reuel in the land of Edom; these were the sons of Esau's wife Basemath.
These were the sons of Esau's wife Oholibamah: chief Jeush, chief Jalam, chief Korah. These were the chiefs descended from Esau's wife Oholibamah, the daughter of Anah.
These were the sons of Esau (also known as Edom), and these were their chiefs.
These were the sons of Seir the Horite, who were living in the land: Lotan, Shobal, Zibeon, Anah,
The sons of Lotan were Hori and Homam; Lotan's sister was Timna.
These were the sons of Shobal: Alvan, Manahath, Ebal, Shepho, and Onam.
These were the sons of Zibeon: Aiah and Anah (who discovered the hot springs in the wilderness as he pastured the donkeys of his father Zibeon).
This is the account of Jacob. Joseph, his seventeen-year-old son, was taking care of the flocks with his brothers. Now he was a youngster working with the sons of Bilhah and Zilpah, his father's wives. Joseph brought back a bad report about them to their father.
Now Israel loved Joseph more than all his sons because he was a son born to him late in life, and he made a special tunic for him.
All his sons and daughters stood by him to console him, but he refused to be consoled. "No," he said, "I will go to the grave mourning my son." So Joseph's father wept for him.
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