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Genesis 36

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Esau’s Descendants
1Ch 1:35–42
1Now these are the generations of Esau, who is Edom.
2Esau took his wives from the daughters of Canaan: Adah the daughter of Elon the Hittite, and Oholibamah the daughter of Anah # Ge 36:25 the daughter of Zibeon the Hivite, 3and Basemath, Ishmael’s daughter, sister of Nebaioth. # Ge 28:9
4Adah bore to Esau Eliphaz, and Basemath bore Reuel, # 1Ch 1:35 5and Oholibamah bore Jeush, Jalam, and Korah. These are the sons of Esau, who were born to him in the land of Canaan.
6Then Esau took his wives, his sons, his daughters, and all the people of his house, his livestock, all his animals, and all his property that he had acquired in the land of Canaan, and he moved to a land some distance from his brother Jacob. 7For their possessions were too great for them to dwell together, and the land where they were foreigners # Ge 17:8 could not sustain them because of their livestock. # Ge 13:6 8So Esau settled in the hill country of Seir. Esau is Edom. # Ge 32:3
9These are the generations of Esau the father of the Edomites in the hill country of Seir.
10These are the names of Esau’s sons:
Eliphaz the son of Adah the wife of Esau, and Reuel the son of Basemath the wife of Esau.
11The sons of Eliphaz were
Teman, Omar, Zepho, Gatam, and Kenaz. # Ge 36:15–16
12Timna was a concubine to Eliphaz, Esau’s son, and she bore to Eliphaz Amalek. # Ex 17:8–16; Dt 25:17–19 These were the sons of Adah, Esau’s wife.
13These are the sons of Reuel:
Nahath, Zerah, Shammah, and Mizzah. These were the sons of Basemath, Esau’s wife.
14These were the sons of Oholibamah, # Ge 36:2 the daughter of Anah the daughter of Zibeon, Esau’s wife: she bore to Esau Jeush, Jalam, and Korah.
The Chiefs of Edom
15These were chiefs of the sons of Esau.
The sons of Eliphaz # Job 2:11 the firstborn son of Esau were
Chief Teman, Chief Omar, Chief Zepho, Chief Kenaz, 16Chief Korah, Chief Gatam, and Chief Amalek. These are the chiefs who came from Eliphaz in the land of Edom. These were the sons of Adah.
17These were the sons of Reuel # Ge 36:13; 1Ch 1:37 Esau’s son:
Chief Nahath, Chief Zerah, Chief Shammah, and Chief Mizzah. These are the chiefs who came from Reuel in the land of Edom. These were the sons of Basemath, Esau’s wife.
18These were the sons of Oholibamah, Esau’s wife:
Chief Jeush, Chief Jalam, and Chief Korah. These were the chiefs who came from Oholibamah, the daughter of Anah, Esau’s wife.
19These were the sons of Esau, who is Edom, and these were their chiefs.
The Sons of Seir
20These were the sons of Seir the Horite, # Ge 14:6; Dt 2:12 who inhabited the land:
Lotan, Shobal, Zibeon, Anah, 21Dishon, Ezer, and Dishan. These were the chiefs of the Horites, the sons of Seir in the land of Edom.
22The sons of Lotan were
Hori and Homam, and Lotan’s sister was Timna.
23The sons of Shobal # 1Ch 1:40 were these:
Alvan, Manahath, Ebal, Shepho, and Onam.
24These were the sons of Zibeon:
Aiah and Anah. This was the Anah who found the water in the wilderness as he fed the donkeys of Zibeon, his father.
25The sons of Anah # Ge 36:2 were these:
Dishon and Oholibamah, the daughter of Anah.
26These are the sons of Dishon: # 1Ch 1:41
Hemdan, Eshban, Ithran, and Keran.
27The sons of Ezer were these:
Bilhan, Zaavan, and Akan.
28The sons of Dishan were these:
Uz and Aran.
29These were the chiefs that came from the Horites: # Ge 36:20
Chief Lotan, Chief Shobal, Chief Zibeon, Chief Anah, 30Chief Dishon, Chief Ezer, and Chief Dishan. These are the chiefs who came from Hori, among their chiefs in the land of Seir.
The Kings of Edom
1Ch 1:43–54
31These were the kings who reigned in the land of Edom before there reigned any king over the Israelites. # Ge 17:6, 16
32Bela the son of Beor reigned in Edom, and the name of his city was Dinhabah.
33Bela died, and Jobab the son of Zerah of Bozrah reigned in his stead. # Jer 49:13, 22
34Jobab died, and Husham of the land of Temani reigned in his stead.
35Husham died, and Hadad the son of Bedad, who defeated Midian in the field of Moab, reigned in his stead, and the name of his city was Avith.
36Hadad died, and Samlah of Masrekah reigned in his stead.
37Samlah died, and Shaul of Rehoboth by the river reigned in his stead.
38Shaul died, and Baal-Hanan the son of Akbor reigned in his stead.
39Baal-Hanan the son of Akbor died, and Hadad reigned in his stead, and the name of his city was Pau. His wife’s name was Mehetabel, the daughter of Matred, the daughter of Me-Zahab.
40These are the names of the chiefs who came from Esau, according to their families, according to their places, by their names:
Chief Timnah, Chief Alvah, Chief Jetheth, # 1Ch 1:51–54 41Chief Oholibamah, Chief Elah, Chief Pinon, 42Chief Kenaz, Chief Teman, Chief Mibzar, 43Chief Magdiel, and Chief Iram. These were the chiefs of Edom, according to their settlements in the land of their possession.
Esau was the father of the Edomites.

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