6 The sons of Ham:
The sons of Raamah:
8 Cush was the fatherc of Nimrod,x who became a mighty warrior on the earth. 9 He was a mightyy hunterz before the Lord; that is why it is said, “Like Nimrod, a mighty hunter before the Lord.” 10 The first centers of his kingdom were Babylon,a Uruk,b Akkad and Kalneh,c ind Shinar.e d 11 From that land he went to Assyria,e where he built Nineveh,f Rehoboth Ir,f Calah 12 and Resen, which is between Nineveh and Calah—which is the great city.
15 Canaani was the father of
Or Uruk and Akkad—all of them in
That is, Babylonia
Or Nineveh with its city squares
Or of the Sidonians, the foremost