Gen 2:4

(NIV)
This is the account of the heavens and the earth when they were created, when the Lord God made the earth and the heavens.

(ESV)
These are the generations
of the heavens and the earth when they were created,
in the day that the Lord God made the earth and the heavens.

Gen 5:1

(NIV)
This is the written account of Adam’s family line.

When God created mankind, he made them in the likeness of God.
(ESV)
This is the book of the generations of Adam. When God created man, he made him in the likeness of God.

Gen 6:9

(NIV)
This is the account of Noah and his family.

Noah was a righteous man, blameless among the people of his time, and he walked faithfully with God.
(ESV)
These are the generations of Noah. Noah was a righteous man, blameless in his generation. Noah walked with God.

Gen 10:1

(NIV)
This is the account of Shem, Ham and Japheth, Noah’s sons, who themselves had sons after the flood.

(ESV)
These are the generations of the sons of Noah, Shem, Ham, and Japheth. Sons were born to them after the flood.

Gen 10:32

(NIV)
These are the clans of Noah’s sons, according to their lines of descent, within their nations. From these the nations spread out over the earth after the flood.

(ESV)
These are the clans of the sons of Noah, according to their genealogies, in their nations, and from these the nations spread abroad on the earth after the flood.

Gen 11:10

(NIV)
This is the account of Shem’s family line.

Two years after the flood, when Shem was 100 years old, he became the father of Arphaxad.
(ESV)
These are the generations of Shem. When Shem was 100 years old, he fathered Arpachshad two years after the flood.

Gen 11:27

(NIV)
This is the account of Terah’s family line.

Terah became the father of Abram, Nahor and Haran. And Haran became the father of Lot.
(ESV)
Now these are the generations of Terah. Terah fathered Abram, Nahor, and Haran; and Haran fathered Lot.

Gen 25:12

(NIV)
This is the account of the family line of Abraham’s son Ishmael, whom Sarah’s slave, Hagar the Egyptian, bore to Abraham.

(ESV)
These are the generations of Ishmael, Abraham’s son, whom Hagar the Egyptian, Sarah’s servant, bore to Abraham.

Gen 25:13

(NIV)
These are the names of the sons of Ishmael, listed in the order of their birth: Nebaioth the firstborn of Ishmael, Kedar, Adbeel, Mibsam,
(ESV)
These are the names of the sons of Ishmael, named in the order of their birth: Nebaioth, the firstborn of Ishmael; and Kedar, Adbeel, Mibsam,

Gen 25:19

(NIV)
This is the account of the family line of Abraham’s son Isaac.

Abraham became the father of Isaac,
(ESV)
These are the generations of Isaac, Abraham’s son: Abraham fathered Isaac,

Gen 36:1

(NIV)
This is the account of the family line of Esau (that is, Edom).

(ESV)
These are the generations of Esau (that is, Edom).

Gen 36:9

(NIV)
This is the account of the family line of Esau the father of the Edomites in the hill country of Seir.

(ESV)
These are the generations of Esau the father of the Edomites in the hill country of Seir.

Gen 37:2

(NIV)
This is the account of Jacob’s family line.

Joseph, a young man of seventeen, was tending the flocks with his brothers, the sons of Bilhah and the sons of Zilpah, his father’s wives, and he brought their father a bad report about them.

(ESV)
These are the generations of Jacob.

Joseph, being seventeen years old, was pasturing the flock with his brothers. He was a boy with the sons of Bilhah and Zilpah, his father’s wives. And Joseph brought a bad report of them to their father.

Exod 6:16

(NIV)
These were the names of the sons of Levi according to their records: Gershon, Kohath and Merari. Levi lived 137 years.

(ESV)
These are the names of the sons of Levi according to their generations: Gershon, Kohath, and Merari, the years of the life of Levi being 137 years.

Exod 6:19

(NIV)
The sons of Merari were Mahli and Mushi.

These were the clans of Levi according to their records.

(ESV)
The sons of Merari: Mahli and Mushi. These are the clans of the Levites according to their generations.

Exod 28:10

(NIV)
in the order of their birth – six names on one stone and the remaining six on the other.
(ESV)
six of their names on the one stone, and the names of the remaining six on the other stone, in the order of their birth.

Num 1:20

(NIV)
From the descendants of Reuben the firstborn son of Israel:
All the men twenty years old or more who were able to serve in the army were listed by name, one by one, according to the records of their clans and families.
(ESV)
The people of Reuben, Israel’s firstborn, their generations, by their clans, by their fathershouses, according to the number of names, head by head, every male from twenty years old and upward, all who were able to go to war:

Num 1:22

(NIV)
From the descendants of Simeon:
All the men twenty years old or more who were able to serve in the army were counted and listed by name, one by one, according to the records of their clans and families.
(ESV)
Of the people of Simeon, their generations, by their clans, by their fathershouses, those of them who were listed, according to the number of names, head by head, every male from twenty years old and upward, all who were able to go to war:

Num 1:24

(NIV)
From the descendants of Gad:
All the men twenty years old or more who were able to serve in the army were listed by name, according to the records of their clans and families.
(ESV)
Of the people of Gad, their generations, by their clans, by their fathershouses, according to the number of the names, from twenty years old and upward, all who were able to go to war:

Num 1:26

(NIV)
From the descendants of Judah:
All the men twenty years old or more who were able to serve in the army were listed by name, according to the records of their clans and families.
(ESV)
Of the people of Judah, their generations, by their clans, by their fathershouses, according to the number of names, from twenty years old and upward, every man able to go to war:

Num 1:28

(NIV)
From the descendants of Issachar:
All the men twenty years old or more who were able to serve in the army were listed by name, according to the records of their clans and families.
(ESV)
Of the people of Issachar, their generations, by their clans, by their fathershouses, according to the number of names, from twenty years old and upward, every man able to go to war:

Num 1:30

(NIV)
From the descendants of Zebulun:
All the men twenty years old or more who were able to serve in the army were listed by name, according to the records of their clans and families.
(ESV)
Of the people of Zebulun, their generations, by their clans, by their fathershouses, according to the number of names, from twenty years old and upward, every man able to go to war:

Num 1:32

(NIV)
From the sons of Joseph:
From the descendants of Ephraim:
All the men twenty years old or more who were able to serve in the army were listed by name, according to the records of their clans and families.
(ESV)
Of the people of Joseph, namely, of the people of Ephraim, their generations, by their clans, by their fathershouses, according to the number of names, from twenty years old and upward, every man able to go to war:

Num 1:34

(NIV)
From the descendants of Manasseh:
All the men twenty years old or more who were able to serve in the army were listed by name, according to the records of their clans and families.
(ESV)
Of the people of Manasseh, their generations, by their clans, by their fathershouses, according to the number of names, from twenty years old and upward, every man able to go to war:

Num 1:36

(NIV)
From the descendants of Benjamin:
All the men twenty years old or more who were able to serve in the army were listed by name, according to the records of their clans and families.
(ESV)
Of the people of Benjamin, their generations, by their clans, by their fathershouses, according to the number of names, from twenty years old and upward, every man able to go to war:

Num 1:38

(NIV)
From the descendants of Dan:
All the men twenty years old or more who were able to serve in the army were listed by name, according to the records of their clans and families.
(ESV)
Of the people of Dan, their generations, by their clans, by their fathershouses, according to the number of names, from twenty years old and upward, every man able to go to war:

Num 1:40

(NIV)
From the descendants of Asher:
All the men twenty years old or more who were able to serve in the army were listed by name, according to the records of their clans and families.
(ESV)
Of the people of Asher, their generations, by their clans, by their fathershouses, according to the number of names, from twenty years old and upward, every man able to go to war:

Num 1:42

(NIV)
From the descendants of Naphtali:
All the men twenty years old or more who were able to serve in the army were listed by name, according to the records of their clans and families.
(ESV)
Of the people of Naphtali, their generations, by their clans, by their fathershouses, according to the number of names, from twenty years old and upward, every man able to go to war:

Num 3:1

(NIV)
This is the account of the family of Aaron and Moses at the time the Lord spoke to Moses at Mount Sinai.

(ESV)
These are the generations of Aaron and Moses at the time when the Lord spoke with Moses on Mount Sinai.

Ruth 4:18

(NIV)
This, then, is the family line of Perez:

Perez was the father of Hezron,
(ESV)
Now these are the generations of Perez: Perez fathered Hezron,

1Chr 1:29

(NIV)
These were their descendants:
Nebaioth the firstborn of Ishmael, Kedar, Adbeel, Mibsam,
(ESV)
These are their genealogies: the firstborn of Ishmael, Nebaioth, and Kedar, Adbeel, Mibsam,

1Chr 4:33

(NIV)
and all the villages around these towns as far as Baalath. These were their settlements. And they kept a genealogical record.

(ESV)
along with all their villages that were around these cities as far as Baal. These were their settlements, and they kept a genealogical record.

1Chr 5:1

(NIV)
The sons of Reuben the firstborn of Israel (he was the firstborn, but when he defiled his father’s marriage bed, his rights as firstborn were given to the sons of Joseph son of Israel; so he could not be listed in the genealogical record in accordance with his birthright,
(ESV)
The sons of Reuben the firstborn of Israel ( for he was the firstborn, but because he defiled his father’s couch, his birthright was given to the sons of Joseph the son of Israel, so that he could not be enrolled as the oldest son;

1Chr 5:7

(NIV)
Their relatives by clans, listed according to their genealogical records:
Jeiel the chief, Zechariah,
(ESV)
And his kinsmen by their clans, when the genealogy of their generations was recorded: the chief, Jeiel, and Zechariah,

1Chr 5:17

(NIV)
All these were entered in the genealogical records during the reigns of Jotham king of Judah and Jeroboam king of Israel.
(ESV)
All of these were recorded in genealogies in the days of Jotham king of Judah, and in the days of Jeroboam king of Israel.

1Chr 7:2

(NIV)
The sons of Tola:
Uzzi, Rephaiah, Jeriel, Jahmai, Ibsam and Samuel – heads of their families. During the reign of David, the descendants of Tola listed as fighting men in their genealogy numbered 22,600.
(ESV)
The sons of Tola: Uzzi, Rephaiah, Jeriel, Jahmai, Ibsam, and Shemuel, heads of their fathershouses, namely of Tola, mighty warriors of their generations, their number in the days of David being 22,600.

1Chr 7:4

(NIV)
According to their family genealogy, they had 36,000 men ready for battle, for they had many wives and children.
(ESV)
And along with them, by their generations, according to their fathershouses, were units of the army for war, 36,000, for they had many wives and sons.

1Chr 7:5

(NIV)
The relatives who were fighting men belonging to all the clans of Issachar, as listed in their genealogy, were 87,000 in all.

(ESV)
Their kinsmen belonging to all the clans of Issachar were in all 87,000 mighty warriors, enrolled by genealogy.

1Chr 7:7

(NIV)
The sons of Bela:
Ezbon, Uzzi, Uzziel, Jerimoth and Iri, heads of families – five in all. Their genealogical record listed 22,034 fighting men.
(ESV)
The sons of Bela: Ezbon, Uzzi, Uzziel, Jerimoth, and Iri, five, heads of fathershouses, mighty warriors. And their enrollment by genealogies was 22,034.

1Chr 7:9

(NIV)
Their genealogical record listed the heads of families and 20,200 fighting men.
(ESV)
And their enrollment by genealogies, according to their generations, as heads of their fathershouses, mighty warriors, was 20,200.

1Chr 7:40

(NIV)
All these were descendants of Asher – heads of families, choice men, brave warriors and outstanding leaders. The number of men ready for battle, as listed in their genealogy, was 26,000.
(ESV)
All of these were men of Asher, heads of fathershouses, approved, mighty warriors, chiefs of the princes. Their number enrolled by genealogies, for service in war, was 26,000 men.

1Chr 8:28

(NIV)
All these were heads of families, chiefs as listed in their genealogy, and they lived in Jerusalem.
(ESV)
These were the heads of fathers’ houses, according to their generations, chief men. These lived in Jerusalem.

1Chr 9:1

(NIV)
All Israel was listed in the genealogies in the book of the kings of Israel and Judah. They were taken captive to Babylon because of their unfaithfulness.

(ESV)
So all Israel was recorded in genealogies, and these are written in the Book of the Kings of Israel. And Judah was taken into exile in Babylon because of their breach of faith.

1Chr 9:9

(NIV)
The people from Benjamin, as listed in their genealogy, numbered 956. All these men were heads of their families.
(ESV)
and their kinsmen according to their generations, 956. All these were heads of fathershouses according to their fathers’ houses.

1Chr 9:22

(NIV)
Altogether, those chosen to be gatekeepers at the thresholds numbered 212. They were registered by genealogy in their villages. The gatekeepers had been assigned to their positions of trust by David and Samuel the seer.
(ESV)
All these, who were chosen as gatekeepers at the thresholds, were 212. They were enrolled by genealogies in their villages. David and Samuel the seer established them in their office of trust.

1Chr 9:34

(NIV)
All these were heads of Levite families, chiefs as listed in their genealogy, and they lived in Jerusalem.

(ESV)
These were heads of fathers’ houses of the Levites, according to their generations, leaders. These lived in Jerusalem.

1Chr 26:31

(NIV)
As for the Hebronites, Jeriah was their chief according to the genealogical records of their families. In the fortieth year of David’s reign a search was made in the records, and capable men among the Hebronites were found at Jazer in Gilead.
(ESV)
Of the Hebronites, Jerijah was chief of the Hebronites of whatever genealogy or fathers’ houses. (In the fortieth year of David’s reign search was made and men of great ability among them were found at Jazer in Gilead.)

2Chr 12:15

(NIV)
As for the events of Rehoboam’s reign, from beginning to end, are they not written in the records of Shemaiah the prophet and of Iddo the seer that deal with genealogies? There was continual warfare between Rehoboam and Jeroboam.
(ESV)
Now the acts of Rehoboam, from first to last, are they not written in the chronicles of Shemaiah the prophet and of Iddo the seer? There were continual wars between Rehoboam and Jeroboam.

2Chr 31:16

(NIV)
In addition, they distributed to the males three years old or more whose names were in the genealogical records – all who would enter the temple of the Lord to perform the daily duties of their various tasks, according to their responsibilities and their divisions.
(ESV)
except those enrolled by genealogy, males from three years old and upwardall who entered the house of the Lord as the duty of each day required—for their service according to their offices, by their divisions.

2Chr 31:17

(NIV)
And they distributed to the priests enrolled by their families in the genealogical records and likewise to the Levites twenty years old or more, according to their responsibilities and their divisions.
(ESV)
The enrollment of the priests was according to their fathershouses; that of the Levites from twenty years old and upward was according to their offices, by their divisions.

2Chr 31:18

(NIV)
They included all the little ones, the wives, and the sons and daughters of the whole community listed in these genealogical records. For they were faithful in consecrating themselves.

(ESV)
They were enrolled with all their little children, their wives, their sons, and their daughters, the whole assembly, for they were faithful in keeping themselves holy.

2Chr 31:19

(NIV)
As for the priests, the descendants of Aaron, who lived on the farmlands around their towns or in any other towns, men were designated by name to distribute portions to every male among them and to all who were recorded in the genealogies of the Levites.

(ESV)
And for the sons of Aaron, the priests, who were in the fields of common land belonging to their cities, there were men in the several cities who were designated by name to distribute portions to every male among the priests and to everyone among the Levites who was enrolled.

Ezra 2:62

(NIV)
These searched for their family records, but they could not find them and so were excluded from the priesthood as unclean.
(ESV)
These sought their registration among those enrolled in the genealogies, but they were not found there, and so they were excluded from the priesthood as unclean.

Ezra 8:1

(NIV)
These are the family heads and those registered with them who came up with me from Babylon during the reign of King Artaxerxes:

(ESV)
These are the heads of their fathers’ houses, and this is the genealogy of those who went up with me from Babylonia, in the reign of Artaxerxes the king:

Ezra 8:3

(NIV)
of the descendants of Shekaniah;
of the descendants of Parosh, Zechariah, and with him were registered 150 men;
(ESV)
Of the sons of Shecaniah, who was of the sons of Parosh, Zechariah, with whom were registered 150 men.

Neh 7:5

(NIV)
So my God put it into my heart to assemble the nobles, the officials and the common people for registration by families. I found the genealogical record of those who had been the first to return. This is what I found written there:

(ESV)
Then my God put it into my heart to assemble the nobles and the officials and the people to be enrolled by genealogy. And I found the book of the genealogy of those who came up at the first, and I found written in it:

Neh 7:64

(NIV)
These searched for their family records, but they could not find them and so were excluded from the priesthood as unclean.
(ESV)
These sought their registration among those enrolled in the genealogies, but it was not found there, so they were excluded from the priesthood as unclean.

Matt 1:1

(NIV)
This is the genealogy of Jesus the Messiah the son of David, the son of Abraham:

(ESV)
The book of the genealogy of Jesus Christ, the son of David, the son of Abraham.

1Tim 1:4

(NIV)
or to devote themselves to myths and endless genealogies. Such things promote controversial speculations rather than advancing God’s work – which is by faith.
(ESV)
nor to devote themselves to myths and endless genealogies, which promote speculations rather than the stewardship from God that is by faith.

Titus 3:9

(NIV)
But avoid foolish controversies and genealogies and arguments and quarrels about the law, because these are unprofitable and useless.
(ESV)
But avoid foolish controversies, genealogies, dissensions, and quarrels about the law, for they are unprofitable and worthless.
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