Genesis 5:3232After Noah was 500 years old, Noah fathered a Shem, Ham, and b Japheth.
Genesis 7:1313On the very same day Noah and his sons, Shem and Ham and Japheth, and Noah’s wife and the three wives of his sons with them entered the ark,
Noah’s Descendants18The sons of Noah who went forth from the ark were c Shem, Ham, and Japheth. (Ham was the father of Canaan.)
Genesis 9:26-2726He also said, “Blessed be the Lord, the God of Shem;
and let Canaan be his servant.
27May God enlarge Japheth ▼
▼ Japheth sounds like the Hebrew for enlarge
and let him dwell in the tents of Shem,
and let Canaan be his servant.”
Genesis 10:21-2221To Shem also, the father of all the children of Eber, the elder brother of Japheth, children were born. 22The e sons of Shem: Elam, Asshur, Arpachshad, Lud, and Aram.
Shem’s Descendants10 f These are the generations of Shem. When Shem was 100 years old, he fathered Arpachshad two years after the flood. 11And Shem lived after he fathered Arpachshad 500 years and had other sons and daughters. 12When Arpachshad had lived 35 years, he fathered Shelah. 13And Arpachshad lived after he fathered Shelah 403 years and had other sons and daughters. 14When Shelah had lived 30 years, he fathered Eber. 15And Shelah lived after he fathered Eber 403 years and had other sons and daughters. 16When Eber had lived 34 years, he fathered Peleg. 17And Eber lived after he fathered Peleg 430 years and had other sons and daughters. 18When Peleg had lived 30 years, he fathered Reu. 19And Peleg lived after he fathered Reu 209 years and had other sons and daughters. 20When Reu had lived 32 years, he fathered Serug. 21And Reu lived after he fathered Serug 207 years and had other sons and daughters. 22When Serug had lived 30 years, he fathered Nahor. 23And Serug lived after he fathered Nahor 200 years and had other sons and daughters. 24When g Nahor had lived 29 years, he fathered Terah. 25And Nahor lived after he fathered Terah 119 years and had other sons and daughters. 26When h Terah had lived 70 years, he fathered Abram, Nahor, and Haran.
1 Chronicles 1:1717 i The sons of Shem: Elam, Asshur, Arpachshad, Lud, and Aram. And the sons of Aram: ▼
▼Septuagint; Hebrew lacks And the sons of AramUz, Hul, Gether, and Meshech.
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