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Genesis 5:1-32

From Adam to Noah

1This is the written account of Adam’s family line.

When God created mankind, he made them in the likeness of God. 2He created them male and female and blessed them. And he named them “Mankind”5:2 Hebrew adam when they were created.

3When Adam had lived 130 years, he had a son in his own likeness, in his own image; and he named him Seth. 4After Seth was born, Adam lived 800 years and had other sons and daughters. 5Altogether, Adam lived a total of 930 years, and then he died.

6When Seth had lived 105 years, he became the father5:6 Father may mean ancestor; also in verses 7-26. of Enosh. 7After he became the father of Enosh, Seth lived 807 years and had other sons and daughters. 8Altogether, Seth lived a total of 912 years, and then he died.

9When Enosh had lived 90 years, he became the father of Kenan. 10After he became the father of Kenan, Enosh lived 815 years and had other sons and daughters. 11Altogether, Enosh lived a total of 905 years, and then he died.

12When Kenan had lived 70 years, he became the father of Mahalalel. 13After he became the father of Mahalalel, Kenan lived 840 years and had other sons and daughters. 14Altogether, Kenan lived a total of 910 years, and then he died.

15When Mahalalel had lived 65 years, he became the father of Jared. 16After he became the father of Jared, Mahalalel lived 830 years and had other sons and daughters. 17Altogether, Mahalalel lived a total of 895 years, and then he died.

18When Jared had lived 162 years, he became the father of Enoch. 19After he became the father of Enoch, Jared lived 800 years and had other sons and daughters. 20Altogether, Jared lived a total of 962 years, and then he died.

21When Enoch had lived 65 years, he became the father of Methuselah. 22After he became the father of Methuselah, Enoch walked faithfully with God 300 years and had other sons and daughters. 23Altogether, Enoch lived a total of 365 years. 24Enoch walked faithfully with God; then he was no more, because God took him away.

25When Methuselah had lived 187 years, he became the father of Lamech. 26After he became the father of Lamech, Methuselah lived 782 years and had other sons and daughters. 27Altogether, Methuselah lived a total of 969 years, and then he died.

28When Lamech had lived 182 years, he had a son. 29He named him Noah5:29 Noah sounds like the Hebrew for comfort. and said, “He will comfort us in the labor and painful toil of our hands caused by the ground the Lord has cursed.” 30After Noah was born, Lamech lived 595 years and had other sons and daughters. 31Altogether, Lamech lived a total of 777 years, and then he died.

32After Noah was 500 years old, he became the father of Shem, Ham and Japheth.

Mawu a Mulungu mu Chichewa Chalero

Genesis 5:1-32

Mibado Kuyambira pa Adamu Mpaka Nowa

1Ndondomeko ya mibado ya Adamu ndi iyi:

Pamene Mulungu analenga munthu, anamulenga mʼchifaniziro cha Mulungu. 2Iye analenga mwamuna ndi mkazi. Anawadalitsa ndipo anawatcha “Munthu.”

3Pamene Adamu anali ndi zaka 130, anabereka mwana wamwamuna wofanana naye ndipo anamutcha Seti. 4Atabadwa Seti, Adamu anakhala ndi moyo zaka zina 800 ndipo anabereka ana ena aamuna ndi aakazi. 5Zaka zonse za Adamu zinali 930 ndipo anamwalira.

6Pamene Seti anali ndi zaka 105, anabereka Enosi. 7Atabadwa Enosi, Seti anakhala ndi moyo zaka zina 807 ndipo anabereka ana ena aamuna ndi aakazi. 8Zaka zonse za Seti zinali 912 ndipo anamwalira.

9Pamene Enosi anali ndi zaka 90, anabereka Kenani. 10Atabadwa Kenani, Enosi anakhala ndi moyo zaka zina 815 ndipo anabereka ana ena aamuna ndi aakazi. 11Zaka zonse za Enosi pamodzi zinali 905 ndipo anamwalira.

12Pamene Kenani anali ndi zaka 70, anabereka Mahalaleli. 13Atabadwa Mahalaleli, Kenani anakhala ndi moyo zaka zina 840 ndipo anabereka ana ena aamuna ndi aakazi. 14Zaka zonse za Kenani zinali 910, ndipo anamwalira.

15Pamene Mahalaleli anali ndi zaka 65, anabereka Yaredi. 16Atabadwa Yaredi, Mahalaleli anakhala ndi moyo zaka zina 830 ndipo anabereka ana ena aamuna ndi aakazi. 17Zaka zonse za Mahalaleli zinali 895 ndipo anamwalira.

18Pamene Yaredi anali ndi zaka 162, anabereka Enoki. 19Atabadwa Enoki, Yaredi anakhala ndi moyo zaka zina 800 ndipo anabereka ana ena aamuna ndi aakazi. 20Zaka zonse za Yaredi zinali 962 ndipo anamwalira.

21Pamene Enoki anali ndi zaka 65, anabereka Metusela. 22Atabadwa Metusela, Enoki anayenda ndi Mulungu zaka 300 ndipo anabereka ana ena aamuna ndi aakazi. 23Zaka zonse za Enoki zinali 365. 24Enoki anayenda ndi Mulungu; ndipo iye sanaonekenso chifukwa Mulungu anamutenga.

25Pamene Metusela anali ndi zaka 187, anabereka Lameki. 26Ndipo atabadwa Lameki, Metusela anakhala ndi moyo zaka zina 782 ndipo anabereka ana ena aamuna ndi aakazi. 27Zaka zonse za Metusela zinali 969, ndipo anamwalira.

28Pamene Lameki anali ndi zaka 182, anabereka mwana wamwamuna. 29Ndipo anamutcha Nowa ndipo anati, “Iyeyu adzatipumulitsa ku ntchito zathu zolemetsazi, zolima nthaka imene Yehova anayitemberera.” 30Atabadwa Nowa, Lameki anakhala zaka zina 595 ndipo anabereka ana ena aamuna ndi aakazi. 31Zaka zonse za Lameki zinali 777, ndipo kenaka anamwalira.

32Pamene Nowa anali ndi zaka 500, anabereka Semu, Hamu ndi Yafeti.