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1 Chronicles 1

A List of Names From Adam to Abraham

A List of Names From Adam to the Sons of Noah

1Adam, Seth, Enosh,

Kenan, Mahalalel, Jared,

Enoch, Methuselah, Lamech,

Noah.

The sons of Noah were Shem, Ham and Japheth.

The Sons of Japheth

The sons of Japheth were

Gomer, Magog, Madai, Javan, Tubal, Meshek and Tiras.

The sons of Gomer were

Ashkenaz, Riphath and Togarmah.

The sons of Javan were

Elishah, Tarshish, the Kittites and the Rodanites.

The Sons of Ham

The sons of Ham were

Cush, Egypt, Put and Canaan.

The sons of Cush were

Seba, Havilah, Sabta, Raamah and Sabteka.

The sons of Raamah were

Sheba and Dedan.

10 Cush was the father of

Nimrod. Nimrod became a mighty hero on the earth.

11 Egypt was the father of

the Ludites, Anamites, Lehabites and Naphtuhites. 12 He was also the father of the Pathrusites, Kasluhites and Caphtorites. The Philistines came from the family line of the Kasluhites.

13 Canaan was the father of Sidon. Sidon was his oldest son.

Canaan was also the father of the Hittites, 14 Jebusites, Amorites and Girgashites. 15 And he was the father of the Hivites, Arkites, Sinites, 16 Arvadites, Zemarites and Hamathites.

The Sons of Shem

17 The sons of Shem were

Elam, Ashur, Arphaxad, Lud and Aram.

The sons of Aram were

Uz, Hul, Gether and Meshek.

18 Arphaxad was the father of Shelah.

Shelah was the father of Eber.

19 Eber was the father of two sons.

One was named Peleg. That’s because the earth was divided up in his time. His brother was named Joktan.

20 Joktan was the father of

Almodad, Sheleph, Hazarmaveth and Jerah. 21 He was also the father of Hadoram, Uzal, Diklah, 22 Obal, Abimael, Sheba, 23 Ophir, Havilah and Jobab. All of them were sons of Joktan.

24 Shem, Arphaxad, Shelah,

25 Eber, Peleg, Reu,

26 Serug, Nahor, Terah,

27 Abram. Abram was also called Abraham.

The Family of Abraham

28 The sons of Abraham were Isaac and Ishmael.

The Family Line of Hagar

29 Here are the members of the family line of Hagar.

Nebaioth was Ishmael’s oldest son. Then came Kedar, Adbeel, Mibsam, 30 Mishma, Dumah, Massa, Hadad, Tema, 31 Jetur, Naphish and Kedemah.

All of them were Ishmael’s sons.

The Family Line of Keturah

32 Here are the sons born to Abraham’s concubine Keturah.

They were Zimran, Jokshan, Medan, Midian, Ishbak and Shuah.

The sons of Jokshan were

Sheba and Dedan.

33 The sons of Midian were

Ephah, Epher, Hanok, Abida and Eldaah.

All of them were from the family line of Keturah.

The Family Line of Sarah

34 Abraham was the father of Isaac.

The sons of Isaac were

Esau and Israel.

The Sons of Esau

35 The sons of Esau were

Eliphaz, Reuel, Jeush, Jalam and Korah.

36 The sons of Eliphaz were

Teman, Omar, Zepho, Gatam and Kenaz.

Timna had Amalek by Eliphaz.

37 The sons of Reuel were

Nahath, Zerah, Shammah and Mizzah.

The People of Seir in Edom

38 The sons of Seir were

Lotan, Shobal, Zibeon, Anah, Dishon, Ezer and Dishan.

39 The sons of Lotan were

Hori and Homam. Timna was Lotan’s sister.

40 The sons of Shobal were

Alvan, Manahath, Ebal, Shepho and Onam.

The sons of Zibeon were

Aiah and Anah.

41 The son of Anah was

Dishon.

The sons of Dishon were

Hemdan, Eshban, Ithran and Keran.

42 The sons of Ezer were

Bilhan, Zaavan and Akan.

The sons of Dishan were

Uz and Aran.

The Rulers of Edom

43 Before Israel had a king, there were kings who ruled in Edom.

Bela was the son of Beor. Bela’s city was called Dinhabah.

44 When Bela died, Jobab became the next king. Jobab was the son of Zerah from Bozrah.

45 When Jobab died, Husham became the next king. Husham was from the land of the people of Teman.

46 When Husham died, Hadad became the next king. Hadad was the son of Bedad. Hadad had won the battle over Midian in the country of Moab. Hadad’s city was called Avith.

47 When Hadad died, Samlah became the next king. Samlah was from Masrekah.

48 When Samlah died, Shaul became the next king. Shaul was from the town of Rehoboth. It was by a river.

49 When Shaul died, Baal-Hanan became the next king. Baal-Hanan was the son of Akbor.

50 When Baal-Hanan died, Hadad became the next king. Hadad’s city was called Pau. His wife’s name was Mehetabel. She was the daughter of Matred. Matred was the daughter of Me-Zahab. 51 Hadad also died.

The chiefs of Edom were

Timna, Alvah, Jetheth, 52 Oholibamah, Elah, Pinon, 53 Kenaz, Teman, Mibzar, 54 Magdiel and Iram.

They were the chiefs of Edom.

Mawu a Mulungu mu Chichewa Chalero

1 Mbiri 1

Mbiri ya Makolo Kuchokera pa Adamu Mpaka pa Abrahamu

Mpaka pa Ana a Nowa

1Adamu, Seti, Enosi Kenani, Mahalaleli, Yaredi, Enoki, Metusela, Lameki, Nowa.

Ana a Nowa,

Semu, Hamu ndi Yafeti.

Fuko la Yafeti

Ana aamuna a Yafeti anali:

Gomeri, Magogi, Madai, Yavani, Tubala, Mesaki ndi Tirasi.

Ana aamuna a Gomeri anali:

Asikenazi, Rifati ndi Togarima

Ana aamuna a Yavani anali:

Elisa, Tarisisi, Kitimu ndi Rodanimu.

Fuko la Hamu

Ana aamuna a Hamu anali:

Kusi, Miziraimu, Puti ndi Kanaani

Ana aamuna a Kusi anali:

Seba, Havila, Sabita, Raama ndi Sabiteka

Ana aamuna a Raama anali:

Seba ndi Dedani.

10 Kusi anali abambo a Nimurodi amene anali wankhondo wamphamvu

kwambiri pa dziko lapansi.

11 Igupto ndiye kholo la

Aludi, Aanami, Alehabu, Anafutu, 12 Apaturusi, Akasilu (kumene kunachokera Afilisti) ndi Akafitori.

13 Kanaani anabereka mwana wake wachisamba Sidoni,

ndipo anaberekanso Ahiti, 14 Ayebusi, Aamori, Agirigasi 15 Ahivi, Aariki, Asini 16 Aaravadi, Azemari ndi Ahamati.

Fuko la Semu

17 Ana aamuna a Semu anali:

Elamu, Asuri, Aripakisadi, Ludi ndi Aramu.

Ana aamuna a Aramu anali:

Uzi, Huri, Geteri ndi Mesaki.

18 Aripakisadi anabereka Sela

ndipo Selayo anabereka Eberi:

19 Eberi anabereka ana aamuna awiri:

wina anamutcha Pelegi, chifukwa pa nthawiyo anthu a pa dziko lapansi anagawikana. Dzina la mʼbale wake linali Yokitani.

20 Yokitani anabereka

Alimodadi, Selefi, Hazari-Maveti, Yera, 21 Hadoramu, Uzali, Dikila 22 Obali, Abimaeli, Seba, 23 Ofiri, Havila ndi Yobabu. Onsewa anali ana aamuna a Yokitani.

24 Semu, Aripakisadi, Sela

25 Eberi, Pelegi, Reu

26 Serugi, Nahori, Tera

27 ndi Abramu (amene ndi Abrahamu).

Banja la Abrahamu

28 Ana a Abrahamu ndi awa:

Isake ndi Ismaeli.

Zidzukulu za Hagara

29 Zidzukulu zake zinali izi:

Nebayoti ndiye anali mwana woyamba wa Ismaeli, kenaka Kedara, Adibeeli, Mibisamu, 30 Misima, Duma, Masa, Hadadi, Tema, 31 Yeturi, Nafisi ndi Kedema. Awa anali ana a Ismaeli.

Zidzukulu za Ketura

32 Ana a Ketura mzikazi wa Abrahamu anali awa:

Zimurani, Yokisani, Medani, Midiyani, Isibaki ndi Suwa.

Ana a Yokisani ndi awa:

Seba ndi Dedani

33 Ana aamuna a Midiyani anali,

Efai, Eferi, Hanoki, Abida ndi Elida.

Onsewa anali zidzukulu za Ketura.

Zidzukulu za Sara

34 Abrahamu anabereka Isake.

Ana a Isake anali awa:

Esau ndi Israeli.

Ana a Esau

35 Ana aamuna a Esau anali awa:

Elifazi, Reueli, Yeusi, Yolamu ndi Kora.

36 Ana a Elifazi anali awa:

Temani, Omari, Zefo, Gatamu ndi Kenazi:

Amene anabereka ndi Timna: Amaleki.

37 Ana a Reueli anali awa:

Nahati, Zera, Sama ndi Miza.

Anthu a ku Seiri ku Edomu

38 Ana a Seiri anali awa:

Lotani, Sobala, Zibeoni, Ana, Disoni, Ezeri ndi Disani.

39 Ana aamuna a Lotani anali awa:

Hori ndi Homamu. Timna anali mlongo wake wa Lotani.

40 Ana aamuna a Sobala anali awa:

Alivani, Manahati, Ebala, Sefo ndi Onamu.

Ana aamuna a Zibeoni anali awa:

Ayiwa ndi Ana.

41 Mwana wa Ana anali

Disoni.

Ana a Disoni anali awa:

Hemudani, Esibani, Itirani ndi Kerani

42 Ana aamuna a Ezeri anali awa:

Bilihani, Zaavani ndi Yaakani.

Ana aamuna a Disani anali awa:

Uzi ndi Arani.

Mafumu a ku Edomu

43 Awa ndi mafumu amene ankalamulira dziko la Edomu, mfumu iliyonse ya Israeli isanayambe kulamulira kumeneko:

Bela mwana wa Beori, mzinda wake ankawutcha Dinihaba.

44 Bela atamwalira, Yobabu mwana wa Zera wochokera ku Bozira analowa ufumu mʼmalo mwake.

45 Yobabu atamwalira, Husamu wochokera ku dziko la Atemani, analowa ufumu mʼmalo mwake.

46 Husamu atamwalira, Hadadi mwana wa Bedadi, amene anagonjetsa Amidiyani mʼdziko la Mowabu, analowa ufumu mʼmalo mwake. Mzinda wake unkatchedwa Aviti.

47 Hadadi atamwalira, Samila wochokera ku Masireka analowa ufumu mʼmalo mwake.

48 Samila atamwalira, Sauli wochokera ku Rehoboti wa ku Mtsinje analowa ufumu mʼmalo mwake.

49 Sauli atamwalira, Baala-Hanani mwana wa Akibori analowa ufumu mʼmalo mwake.

50 Pamene Baala-Hanani anamwalira, Hadadi analowa ufumu mʼmalo mwake. Mzinda wake unkatchedwa Pau, ndipo dzina la mkazi wake linali Mehatabeli mwana wa Matiredi, mwana wamkazi wa Me-Zahabu. 51 Hadadi anamwaliranso.

Mafumu a ku Edomu anali:

Timna, Aliva, Yeteti, 52 Oholibama, Ela, Pinoni, 53 Kenazi, Temani, Mibezari, 54 Magidieli ndi Iramu. Awa anali mafumu a ku Edomu.