New International Version

1 Chronicles 1

Historical Records From Adam to Abraham

To Noah’s Sons

1Adam, Seth, Enosh, Kenan, Mahalalel, Jared, Enoch, Methuselah, Lamech, Noah.

The sons of Noah:[a]

Shem, Ham and Japheth.

The Japhethites

The sons[b] of Japheth:

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

The sons of Gomer:

Ashkenaz, Riphath[c] and Togarmah.

The sons of Javan:

Elishah, Tarshish, the Kittites and the Rodanites.

The Hamites

The sons of Ham:

Cush, Egypt, Put and Canaan.

The sons of Cush:

Seba, Havilah, Sabta, Raamah and Sabteka.

The sons of Raamah:

Sheba and Dedan.

10 Cush was the father[d] of

Nimrod, who became a mighty warrior on earth.

11 Egypt was the father of

the Ludites, Anamites, Lehabites, Naphtuhites, 12 Pathrusites, Kasluhites (from whom the Philistines came) and Caphtorites.

13 Canaan was the father of

Sidon his firstborn,[e] and of the Hittites, 14 Jebusites, Amorites, Girgashites, 15 Hivites, Arkites, Sinites, 16 Arvadites, Zemarites and Hamathites.

The Semites

17 The sons of Shem:

Elam, Ashur, Arphaxad, Lud and Aram.

The sons of Aram:[f]

Uz, Hul, Gether and Meshek.

18 Arphaxad was the father of Shelah,

and Shelah the father of Eber.

19 Two sons were born to Eber:

One was named Peleg,[g] because in his time the earth was divided; his brother was named Joktan.

20 Joktan was the father of

Almodad, Sheleph, Hazarmaveth, Jerah, 21 Hadoram, Uzal, Diklah, 22 Obal,[h] Abimael, Sheba, 23 Ophir, Havilah and Jobab. All these were sons of Joktan.

24 Shem, Arphaxad,[i] Shelah,

25 Eber, Peleg, Reu,

26 Serug, Nahor, Terah

27 and Abram (that is, Abraham).

The Family of Abraham

28 The sons of Abraham:

Isaac and Ishmael.

Descendants of Hagar

29 These were their descendants:

Nebaioth the firstborn of Ishmael, Kedar, Adbeel, Mibsam, 30 Mishma, Dumah, Massa, Hadad, Tema, 31 Jetur, Naphish and Kedemah. These were the sons of Ishmael.

Descendants of Keturah

32 The sons born to Keturah, Abraham’s concubine:

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

The sons of Jokshan:

Sheba and Dedan.

33 The sons of Midian:

Ephah, Epher, Hanok, Abida and Eldaah.

All these were descendants of Keturah.

Descendants of Sarah

34 Abraham was the father of Isaac.

The sons of Isaac:

Esau and Israel.

Esau’s Sons

35 The sons of Esau:

Eliphaz, Reuel, Jeush, Jalam and Korah.

36 The sons of Eliphaz:

Teman, Omar, Zepho,[j] Gatam and Kenaz;

by Timna: Amalek.[k]

37 The sons of Reuel:

Nahath, Zerah, Shammah and Mizzah.

The People of Seir in Edom

38 The sons of Seir:

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

39 The sons of Lotan:

Hori and Homam. Timna was Lotan’s sister.

40 The sons of Shobal:

Alvan,[l] Manahath, Ebal, Shepho and Onam.

The sons of Zibeon:

Aiah and Anah.

41 The son of Anah:

Dishon.

The sons of Dishon:

Hemdan,[m] Eshban, Ithran and Keran.

42 The sons of Ezer:

Bilhan, Zaavan and Akan.[n]

The sons of Dishan[o]:

Uz and Aran.

The Rulers of Edom

43 These were the kings who reigned in Edom before any Israelite king reigned:

Bela son of Beor, whose city was named Dinhabah.

44 When Bela died, Jobab son of Zerah from Bozrah succeeded him as king.

45 When Jobab died, Husham from the land of the Temanites succeeded him as king.

46 When Husham died, Hadad son of Bedad, who defeated Midian in the country of Moab, succeeded him as king. His city was named Avith.

47 When Hadad died, Samlah from Masrekah succeeded him as king.

48 When Samlah died, Shaul from Rehoboth on the river[p] succeeded him as king.

49 When Shaul died, Baal-Hanan son of Akbor succeeded him as king.

50 When Baal-Hanan died, Hadad succeeded him as king. His city was named Pau,[q] and his wife’s name was Mehetabel daughter of Matred, 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. These were the chiefs of Edom.

  1. 1 Chronicles 1:4 Septuagint; Hebrew does not have this line.
  2. 1 Chronicles 1:5 Sons may mean descendants or successors or nations; also in verses 6-9, 17 and 23.
  3. 1 Chronicles 1:6 Many Hebrew manuscripts and Vulgate (see also Septuagint and Gen. 10:3); most Hebrew manuscripts Diphath
  4. 1 Chronicles 1:10 Father may mean ancestor or predecessor or founder; also in verses 11, 13, 18 and 20.
  5. 1 Chronicles 1:13 Or of the Sidonians, the foremost
  6. 1 Chronicles 1:17 One Hebrew manuscript and some Septuagint manuscripts (see also Gen. 10:23); most Hebrew manuscripts do not have this line.
  7. 1 Chronicles 1:19 Peleg means division.
  8. 1 Chronicles 1:22 Some Hebrew manuscripts and Syriac (see also Gen. 10:28); most Hebrew manuscripts Ebal
  9. 1 Chronicles 1:24 Hebrew; some Septuagint manuscripts Arphaxad, Cainan (see also note at Gen. 11:10)
  10. 1 Chronicles 1:36 Many Hebrew manuscripts, some Septuagint manuscripts and Syriac (see also Gen. 36:11); most Hebrew manuscripts Zephi
  11. 1 Chronicles 1:36 Some Septuagint manuscripts (see also Gen. 36:12); Hebrew Gatam, Kenaz, Timna and Amalek
  12. 1 Chronicles 1:40 Many Hebrew manuscripts and some Septuagint manuscripts (see also Gen. 36:23); most Hebrew manuscripts Alian
  13. 1 Chronicles 1:41 Many Hebrew manuscripts and some Septuagint manuscripts (see also Gen. 36:26); most Hebrew manuscripts Hamran
  14. 1 Chronicles 1:42 Many Hebrew and Septuagint manuscripts (see also Gen. 36:27); most Hebrew manuscripts Zaavan, Jaakan
  15. 1 Chronicles 1:42 See Gen. 36:28; Hebrew Dishon, a variant of Dishan
  16. 1 Chronicles 1:48 Possibly the Euphrates
  17. 1 Chronicles 1:50 Many Hebrew manuscripts, some Septuagint manuscripts, Vulgate and Syriac (see also Gen. 36:39); most Hebrew manuscripts Pai

Chinese Contemporary Bible (Simplified)

历代志上 1

从亚当到亚伯拉罕

1亚当生塞特,塞特生以挪士, 以挪士生该南,该南生玛勒列,玛勒列生雅列, 雅列生以诺,以诺生玛土撒拉,玛土撒拉生拉麦, 拉麦生挪亚,挪亚生闪、含、雅弗。

雅弗的儿子是歌篾、玛各、玛代、雅完、土巴、米设、提拉。 歌篾的儿子是亚实基拿、低法、陀迦玛。 雅完的儿子是以利沙、他施、基提、多单。

含的儿子是古实、麦西、弗、迦南。 古实的儿子是西巴、哈腓拉、撒弗他、拉玛、撒弗提迦。拉玛的儿子是示巴、底但。 10 古实也是宁录之父,宁录是世上第一位勇士。 11 麦西[a]的后代有路低人、亚拿米人、利哈比人、拿弗土希人、 12 帕斯鲁细人、迦斯路希人、迦斐托人。非利士人是迦斐托人的后代。

13 迦南生长子西顿和次子赫。 14 他的后代还有耶布斯人、亚摩利人、革迦撒人、 15 希未人、亚基人、西尼人、 16 亚瓦底人、洗玛利人和哈马人。

17 闪的儿子是以拦、亚述、亚法撒、路德、亚兰、乌斯、户勒、基帖、米设。 18 亚法撒生沙拉,沙拉生希伯。 19 希伯有两个儿子,一个名叫法勒[b],因为那时,世人分地而居;法勒的兄弟叫约坍。 20 约坍生亚摩答、沙列、哈萨玛非、耶拉、 21 哈多兰、乌萨、德拉、 22 以巴录、亚比玛利、示巴、 23 阿斐、哈腓拉、约巴。这些都是约坍的儿子。 24 闪生亚法撒,亚法撒生沙拉, 25 沙拉生希伯,希伯生法勒,法勒生拉吴, 26 拉吴生西鹿,西鹿生拿鹤,拿鹤生他拉, 27 他拉生亚伯兰——又名亚伯拉罕。

从亚伯拉罕到雅各

28 亚伯拉罕的儿子是以撒和以实玛利。 29 以下是他们的后代:

以实玛利的长子是尼拜约,其余的儿子是基达、押德别、米比衫、 30 米施玛、度玛、玛撒、哈达、提玛、 31 伊突、拿非施、基底玛。这些人都是以实玛利的儿子。 32 亚伯拉罕的妾基土拉所生的儿子是心兰、约珊、米但、米甸、伊施巴、书亚。约珊的儿子是示巴和底但。 33 米甸的儿子是以法、以弗、哈诺、亚比大和以勒大。这些都是基土拉的子孙。

34 亚伯拉罕的儿子以撒生以扫和以色列。 35 以扫的儿子是以利法、流珥、耶乌施、雅兰、可拉。 36 以利法的儿子是提幔、阿抹、洗玻、迦坦、基纳斯、亭纳、亚玛力。 37 流珥的儿子是拿哈、谢拉、沙玛、米撒。

以东地区的原住民

38 西珥的儿子是罗坍、朔巴、祭便、亚拿、底顺、以察、底珊。 39 罗坍的儿子是何利和荷幔,罗坍的妹妹是亭纳。 40 朔巴的儿子是亚勒文、玛拿辖、以巴录、示非、阿南。祭便的儿子是亚雅、亚拿。 41 亚拿的儿子是底顺。底顺的儿子是哈默兰、伊是班、益兰、基兰。 42 以察的儿子是辟罕、撒番、亚干。底珊的儿子是乌斯和亚兰。

以东诸王

43 以色列人还没有君王统治之前,在以东做王的人如下:

比珥的儿子比拉,他定都亭哈巴。 44 比拉死后,波斯拉人谢拉的儿子约巴继位。 45 约巴死后,提幔地区的户珊继位。 46 户珊死后,比达的儿子哈达继位,定都亚未得,他曾在摩押地区击败米甸人。 47 哈达死后,玛士利加人桑拉继位。 48 桑拉死后,大河边的利河伯人扫罗继位。 49 扫罗死后,亚革波的儿子巴勒·哈南继位。 50 巴勒·哈南死后,哈达继位,定都巴伊,他的妻子名叫米希她别,是米·萨合的孙女、玛特列的女儿。

51 哈达死后,在以东做族长的人有亭纳、亚勒瓦、耶帖、 52 亚何利巴玛、以拉、比嫩、 53 基纳斯、提幔、米比萨、 54 玛基叠、以兰。这些人都是以东的族长。

  1. 1:11 麦西”意思是“埃及”。
  2. 1:19 “法勒”意思是“分开”。