New International Version

Genesis 5

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. He created them male and female and blessed them. And he named them “Mankind”[a] when they were created.

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

When Seth had lived 105 years, he became the father[b] of Enosh. After he became the father of Enosh, Seth lived 807 years and had other sons and daughters. Altogether, Seth lived a total of 912 years, and then he died.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Footnotes

  1. Genesis 5:2 Hebrew adam
  2. Genesis 5:6 Father may mean ancestor; also in verses 7-26.
  3. Genesis 5:29 Noah sounds like the Hebrew for comfort.

Chinese Contemporary Bible (Simplified)

创世记 5

亚当的后代

1以下是关于亚当后代的记载。

上帝造人的时候,是照祂自己的形象造的。 祂造了男人和女人,又赐福给他们,在创造他们的那日称他们为“人”。 亚当一百三十岁生了一子,长相酷似自己,给他取名叫塞特。 亚当生了塞特以后,又活了八百年,生儿育女, 九百三十岁去世。

塞特一百零五岁生以挪士, 之后又活了八百零七年,生儿育女, 九百一十二岁去世。

以挪士九十岁生该南, 10 之后又活了八百一十五年,生儿育女, 11 九百零五岁去世。

12 该南七十岁生玛勒列, 13 之后又活了八百四十年,生儿育女, 14 九百一十岁去世。

15 玛勒列六十五岁生雅列, 16 之后又活了八百三十年,生儿育女, 17 八百九十五岁去世。

18 雅列一百六十二岁生以诺, 19 之后又活了八百年,生儿育女, 20 九百六十二岁去世。

21 以诺六十五岁生玛土撒拉, 22 之后与上帝亲密同行三百年,生儿育女, 23 共活了三百六十五年。 24 以诺与上帝亲密同行,后来被上帝接去,不在世上了。

25 玛土撒拉一百八十七岁生拉麦, 26 之后又活了七百八十二年,生儿育女, 27 九百六十九岁去世。

28 拉麦一百八十二岁生了一个儿子, 29 取名叫挪亚[a],他说:“耶和华咒诅了大地,以致我们艰辛劳苦,这孩子必使我们从艰辛劳苦中得安慰。” 30 拉麦生挪亚之后,又活了五百九十五年,生儿育女, 31 七百七十七岁去世。

32 挪亚五百岁生闪、含和雅弗。

Footnotes

  1. 5:29 希伯来文中“挪亚”与“安慰”谐音。