King James Version

1 Chronicles 1:1-54

1Adam, Sheth, Enosh, 2Kenan, Mahalaleel, Jered, 3Henoch, Methuselah, Lamech, 4Noah, Shem, Ham, and Japheth.

5¶ The sons of Japheth; Gomer, and Magog, and Madai, and Javan, and Tubal, and Meshech, and Tiras. 6And the sons of Gomer; Ashchenaz, and Riphath, and Togarmah.1.6 Riphath: or, Diphath as it is in some copies 7And the sons of Javan; Elishah, and Tarshish, Kittim, and Dodanim.1.7 Dodanim: or, Rodanim, according to some copies

8¶ The sons of Ham; Cush, and Mizraim, Put, and Canaan. 9And the sons of Cush; Seba, and Havilah, and Sabta, and Raamah, and Sabtecha. And the sons of Raamah; Sheba, and Dedan. 10And Cush begat Nimrod: he began to be mighty upon the earth. 11And Mizraim begat Ludim, and Anamim, and Lehabim, and Naphtuhim, 12And Pathrusim, and Casluhim, (of whom came the Philistines,) and Caphthorim. 13And Canaan begat Zidon his firstborn, and Heth, 14The Jebusite also, and the Amorite, and the Girgashite, 15And the Hivite, and the Arkite, and the Sinite, 16And the Arvadite, and the Zemarite, and the Hamathite.

17¶ The sons of Shem; Elam, and Asshur, and Arphaxad, and Lud, and Aram, and Uz, and Hul, and Gether, and Meshech.1.17 Meshech: or, Mash 18And Arphaxad begat Shelah, and Shelah begat Eber. 19And 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.1.19 Peleg: that is, division 20And Joktan begat Almodad, and Sheleph, and Hazarmaveth, and Jerah, 21Hadoram also, and Uzal, and Diklah, 22And Ebal, and Abimael, and Sheba, 23And Ophir, and Havilah, and Jobab. All these were the sons of Joktan.

24¶ Shem, Arphaxad, Shelah, 25Eber, Peleg, Reu, 26Serug, Nahor, Terah, 27Abram; the same is Abraham.

28The sons of Abraham; Isaac, and Ishmael.

29¶ These are their generations: The firstborn of Ishmael, Nebaioth; then Kedar, and Adbeel, and Mibsam, 30Mishma, and Dumah, Massa, Hadad, and Tema,1.30 Hadad: also called, Hadar 31Jetur, Naphish, and Kedemah. These are the sons of Ishmael.

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. 33And the sons of Midian; Ephah, and Epher, and Henoch, and Abida, and Eldaah. All these are the sons of Keturah. 34And Abraham begat Isaac. The sons of Isaac; Esau and Israel.

35¶ The sons of Esau; Eliphaz, Reuel, and Jeush, and Jaalam, and Korah. 36The sons of Eliphaz; Teman, and Omar, Zephi, and Gatam, Kenaz, and Timna, and Amalek.1.36 Zephi: or, Zepho 37The sons of Reuel; Nahath, Zerah, Shammah, and Mizzah. 38And the sons of Seir; Lotan, and Shobal, and Zibeon, and Anah, and Dishon, and Ezer, and Dishan. 39And the sons of Lotan; Hori, and Homam: and Timna was Lotan’s sister.1.39 Homam: or, Hemam 40The sons of Shobal; Alian, and Manahath, and Ebal, Shephi, and Onam. And the sons of Zibeon; Aiah, and Anah.1.40 Alian: also called, Alvan1.40 Shephi: also called, Shepho 41The sons of Anah; Dishon. And the sons of Dishon; Amram, and Eshban, and Ithran, and Cheran.1.41 Amram: or, Hemdan 42The sons of Ezer; Bilhan, and Zavan, and Jakan. The sons of Dishan; Uz, and Aran.1.42 Jakan: or, Akan

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. 44And when Bela was dead, Jobab the son of Zerah of Bozrah reigned in his stead. 45And when Jobab was dead, Husham of the land of the Temanites reigned in his stead. 46And 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. 47And when Hadad was dead, Samlah of Masrekah reigned in his stead. 48And when Samlah was dead, Shaul of Rehoboth by the river reigned in his stead. 49And when Shaul was dead, Baal-hanan the son of Achbor reigned in his stead. 50And when Baal-hanan 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.1.50 Hadad: or, Hadar1.50 Pai: or, Pau

51¶ Hadad died also. And the dukes of Edom were; duke Timnah, duke Aliah, duke Jetheth, 52Duke Aholibamah, duke Elah, duke Pinon, 53Duke Kenaz, duke Teman, duke Mibzar, 54Duke Magdiel, duke Iram. These are the dukes of Edom.

Akuapem Twi Contemporary Bible

1 Beresosɛm 1:1-54

Efi Adam So Kosi Noa Mma So

1Adam asefo yɛ Set, Enos,

2Kenan, Mahalalel, Yared,

3Henok, Metusela, Lamek,

4Noa mma ne, Sem, Ham, ne Yafet.

Yafet Asefo

5Na Yafet asefo ne Gomer, Magog, Media, Yawan, Tubal, Mesek ne Tiras.

6Na Gomer asefo ne Askenas, Rifat ne Togarma.

7Na Yawan asefo ne Elisa, Tarsis, Kitim ne Rodanim.

Ham Asefo

8Na Ham asefo ne Kus, Misraim, Put ne Kanaan.

9Na Kus asefo ne Seba, Hawila, Sabta, Raama ne Sabteka. Na Raama asefo yɛ Saba ne Dedan. 10Kus woo Nimrod. Na Nimrod bɛyɛɛ ɔkofo kɛse wɔ asase so.

11Na Misraim woo

Ludfo, Anamfo, Lehabfo, Naftuhfo, 12Patrusfo, Kasluhfo ne Kaftorfo a wɔn ase na Filistifo fi.

13Na Kanaan woo nʼabakan

Sidon ne Het, 14Yebusifo, Amorifo, Girgasifo, 15Hewifo, Arkifo, Sinifo, 16Arwadfo, Semarifo ne Hamatifo tete agya.

Sem Asefo

17Na Sem asefo yɛ Elam, Asur, Arfaksad, Lud ne Aram.

Aram asefo ne Us, Hul, Geter ne Mas.

18Na Arfaksad woo Sela na Sela woo Eber. 19Eber woo mmabarima baanu. Wɔtoo ɔbaako din Peleg a ase kyerɛ Nkyekyɛmu, efisɛ nʼawobere mu na kasa ahorow nti, nnipa a wɔwɔ asase so mu kyekyɛe ma wɔhwetee. Na wɔtoo ne nua a ɔka ne ho no din Yoktan.

20Yoktan woo Almodada, Selef, Hasarmawet, Yera, 21Hadoram, Usal, Dikla, 22Obal, Abimael, Seba, 23Ofir, Hawila ne Yobab. Eyinom nyinaa yɛ Yoktan asefo.

24Ɛno nti, eyi ne anato a efi Sem: Arfaksad, Selah, 25Eber, Peleg, Reu, 26Serug, Nahor, Tera, 27ne Abram a akyiri no, wɔfrɛɛ no Abraham no.

Abraham Asefo

28Abraham mmabarima yɛ Isak ne Ismael.

29Na Ismael mmabarima nso ne

Nebaiot a ɔyɛ nʼabakan, Kedar, Adbeel, Mibsam, 30Misma, Duma, Masa, Hadad, Tema, 31Yetur, Nafis ne Kedema.

Eyinom ne Ismael mmabarima.

32Na Abraham mpena Ketura mmabarima ne Simran, Yoksan, Medan, Midian, Yisbak ne Sua.

Na Yoksan asefo yɛ Seba ne Dedan.

33Midian woo Efa, Efer, Henok, Abida ne Eldaa.

Eyinom nyinaa yɛ Ketura asefo.

Isak Asefo

34Abraham woo Isak. Isak mmabarima yɛ Esau ne Israel.1.34 Israel: Eyi ne din a Onyankopɔn de too Yakob

Esau Asefo

35Na Esau mmabarima yɛ Elifas, Reuel, Yeus, Yalam ne Kora.

36Na Elifas mmabarima yɛ Teman, Omar, Sefi, Gatam, Kenas, Timna ne Amalek.

37Na Reuel mmabarima yɛ Nahat, Serah, Sama ne Misa.

Edomfo Abɔse

38Na Seir mmabarima yɛ Lotan, Sobal, Sibeon, Ana, Dison, Eser ne Disan.

39Na Lotan mmabarima yɛ Hori ne Homam. Na Lotan nuabea din de Timna.

40Na Sobal mmabarima yɛ Alian, Manahat, Ebal, Sefi ne Onam.

Sibeon mmabarima yɛ Aya ne Ana.

41Na Ana babarima yɛ Dison.

Na Dison mma yɛ Hemdan, Esban, Yitran ne Keran.

42Na Eser mmabarima yɛ Bilhan, Saawan ne Akan.

Na Disan mmabarima yɛ Us ne Aran.

Edom Sodifo

43Eyinom ne ahemfo a wodii Edom so ansa na Israelfo renya ahemfo:

Beor babarima Bela, a ɔtenaa kuropɔn Dinhaba so dii hene.

44Na Bela wui no, Serah babarima Yobab a ofi Bosra bedii nʼade sɛ ɔhene.

45Na Yobab wui no, Husam a ofi Teman asase so bedii nʼade sɛ ɔhene.

46Husam wu akyi no, Hadad a ɔyɛ Bedad babarima a okodii Midian so nkonim wɔ Moab asase so no na odii nʼade sɛ ɔhempɔn. Wɔtoo nʼahenkurow no din Hawit.

47Hadad wui no, Samla a ofi Masreka kuropɔn mu bɛyɛɛ ɔhene.

48Samla wui no, Saulo a ofi Rehobot a ɛda asu Eufrate ho no bedii hene.

49Na Saulo wui no, Akbor babarima Baal-Hanan bedii hene.

50Baal-Hanan wui no, Hadad tenaa kuropɔn Pai mu dii hene. Na ne yere a wɔfrɛ no Mehetabel no yɛ Matred babea ne Me-Sahab nso nena. 51Na Hadad nso wui.

Na Edom mmusua no ntuanofo ne

Timna, Alia, Yetet, 52Oholibama, Ela, Pinon, 53Kenas, Teman, Mibsar, 54Magdiel ne Iram.

Eyinom na na wɔyɛ Edom mmusua ntuanofo.