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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.

Kiswahili Contemporary Version (Neno: Bibilia Takatifu)

Mwanzo 5:1-32

Kutoka Adamu Hadi Noa

(1 Nyakati 1:1-4)

15:1 Mwa 1:27; 2:4; 1Nya 1:1; Kol 3:10; Efe 4:24Hii ni orodha iliyoandikwa ya vizazi vya Adamu.

Wakati Mungu alipomuumba Adamu, alimfanya kwa sura ya Mungu. 25:2 Mwa 1:27-28; Mt 19:4; Mk 10:6; Gal 3:28Aliwaumba mwanaume na mwanamke, akawabariki. Walipokwisha kuumbwa, akawaita “mwanadamu.”

35:3 Mwa 1:26; 4:25; 1Kor 15:49; Lk 3:38Adamu alipokuwa ameishi miaka 130, alikuwa na mwana aliyekuwa na sura yake, mwenye kufanana naye. Akamwita Sethi. 4Baada ya Sethi kuzaliwa, Adamu aliishi miaka 800, akawa na watoto wengine wa kiume na wa kike. 55:5 Mwa 2:17; 3:19; Ebr 9:27Adamu aliishi jumla ya miaka 930, ndipo akafa.

65:6 Mwa 4:26; Lk 3:38Sethi alipokuwa ameishi miaka 105, akamzaa Enoshi. 7Baada ya kumzaa Enoshi, Sethi aliishi miaka 807, akawa na watoto wengine wa kiume na wa kike. 8Sethi aliishi jumla ya miaka 912, ndipo akafa.

95:9 1Nya 1:2; Lk 3:37Enoshi alipokuwa ameishi miaka tisini, akamzaa Kenani. 10Baada ya kumzaa Kenani, Enoshi aliishi miaka 815, naye alikuwa na watoto wengine wa kiume na wa kike. 11Enoshi aliishi jumla ya miaka 905, ndipo akafa.

125:12 1Nya 1:2; Lk 3:37Kenani alipokuwa ameishi miaka sabini, akamzaa Mahalaleli. 13Baada ya kumzaa Mahalaleli, Kenani aliishi miaka 840, akawa na watoto wengine wa kiume na wa kike. 14Kenani aliishi jumla ya miaka 910, ndipo akafa.

15Mahalaleli alipokuwa ameishi miaka sitini na mitano, akamzaa Yaredi. 16Baada ya kumzaa Yaredi, Mahalaleli aliishi miaka 830, akawa na watoto wengine wa kiume na wa kike. 17Mahalaleli aliishi jumla ya miaka 895, ndipo akafa.

185:18 1Nya 1:3; Lk 3:37; Yud 14Yaredi alipokuwa ameishi miaka 162, akamzaa Enoki. 19Baada ya kumzaa Enoki, Yaredi aliishi miaka 800, naye akawa na watoto wengine wa kiume na wa kike. 20Yaredi aliishi jumla ya miaka 962, ndipo akafa.

215:21 1Nya 1:3; Lk 3:37Enoki alipokuwa ameishi miaka sitini na mitano, akamzaa Methusela. 225:22 Mwa 6:9; 17:1; 24:40; 48:15; 2Fal 20:3; Za 116:9; Mal 2:6; Mik 6:8Baada ya kumzaa Methusela, Enoki alitembea na Mungu miaka 300, na akawa na watoto wengine wa kiume na wa kike. 23Enoki aliishi jumla ya miaka 365. 245:24 2Fal 2:1, 11; Za 49:15; 73:24; 89:48; Ebr 11:5Enoki akatembea na Mungu, kisha akatoweka, kwa sababu Mungu alimchukua.

255:25 1Nya 1:3; Lk 3:36Methusela alipokuwa ameishi miaka 187, akamzaa Lameki. 26Baada ya kumzaa Lameki, Methusela aliishi miaka 782, akawa na watoto wengine wa kiume na wa kike. 27Methusela aliishi jumla ya miaka 969, ndipo akafa.

28Lameki alipokuwa ameishi miaka 182, alimzaa mwana. 295:29 1Nya 1:3; Lk 3:36; Mwa 3:17; Rum 8:20Akamwita jina lake Noa, akasema, “Yeye ndiye atakayetufariji katika kazi na maumivu makali ya mikono yetu yaliyosababishwa na ardhi iliyolaaniwa na Bwana.” 30Baada ya Noa kuzaliwa, Lameki aliishi miaka 595, akawa na watoto wengine wa kiume na wa kike. 31Lameki aliishi jumla ya miaka 777, ndipo akafa.

325:32 Mwa 7:6, 11; 8:13; 6:10; 9:18; 10:1; Lk 3:36; 1Nya 1:4; Isa 65:20Baada ya Noa kuishi miaka 500, aliwazaa Shemu, Hamu na Yafethi.