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Genesis 36:1–43

1 And these are births of Esau, who is Edom. 2Esau hath taken his wives from the daughters of Canaan: Adah daughter of Elon the Hittite, and Aholibamah daughter of Anah, daughter of Zibeon the Hivite, 3and Bashemath daughter of Ishmael, sister of Nebajoth. 4And Adah beareth to Esau, Eliphaz; and Bashemath hath born Reuel; 5and Aholibamah hath born Jeush, and Jaalam, and Korah. These are sons of Esau, who were born to him in the land of Canaan. 6And Esau taketh his wives, and his sons, and his daughters, and all the persons of his house, and his cattle, and all his beasts, and all his substance which he hath acquired in the land of Canaan, and goeth into the country from the face of Jacob his brother; 7for their substance was more abundant than to dwell together, and the land of their sojournings was not able to bear them because of their cattle; 8and Esau dwelleth in mount Seir: Esau is Edom.

9 And these are births of Esau, father of Edom, in mount Seir. 10These are the names of the sons of Esau: Eliphaz son of Adah, wife of Esau; Reuel son of Bashemath, wife of Esau. 11And the sons of Eliphaz are Teman, Omar, Zepho, and Gatam, and Kenaz; 12and Timnath hath been concubine to Eliphaz son of Esau, and she beareth to Eliphaz, Amalek; these are sons of Adah wife of Esau. 13And these are sons of Reuel: Nahath and Zerah, Shammah and Mizzah; these were sons of Bashemath wife of Esau. 14And these have been the sons of Aholibamah daughter of Anah, daughter of Zibeon, wife of Esau; and she beareth to Esau, Jeush and Jaalam and Korah. 15These are chiefs of the sons of Esau: sons of Eliphaz, first-born of Esau: chief Teman, chief Omar, chief Zepho, chief Kenaz, 16chief Korah, chief Gatam, chief Amalek; these are chiefs of Eliphaz, in the land of Edom; these are sons of Adah. 17And these are sons of Reuel son of Esau: chief Nahath, chief Zerah, chief Shammah, chief Mizzah; these are chiefs of Reuel, in the land of Edom; these are sons of Bashemath wife of Esau. 18And these are sons of Aholibamah wife of Esau: chief Jeush, chief Jaalam, chief Korah; these are chiefs of Aholibamah daughter of Anah, wife of Esau. 19These are sons of Esau (who is Edom), and these their chiefs.

20 These are sons of Seir the Horite, the inhabitants of the land: Lotan, and Shobal, and Zibeon, and Anah, 21and Dishon, and Ezer, and Dishan; these are chiefs of the Horites, sons of Seir, in the land of Edom. 22And the sons of Lotan are Hori and Heman; and a sister of Lotan is Timna. 23And these are sons of Shobal: Alvan and Manahath, and Ebal, Shepho and Onam. 24And these are sons of Zibeon, both Ajah and Anah: it is Anah that hath found the Imim in the wilderness, in his feeding the asses of Zibeon his father. 25And these are sons of Anah: Dishon, and Aholibamah daughter of Anah. 26And these are sons of Dishon: Hemdan, and Eshban, and Ithran, and Cheran. 27These are sons of Ezer: Bilhan, and Zaavan, and Akan. 28These are sons of Dishan: Uz and Aran. 29These are chiefs of the Horite: chief Lotan, chief Shobal, chief Zibeon, chief Anah, 30chief Dishon, chief Ezer, chief Dishan: these are chiefs of the Horite in reference to their chiefs in the land of Seir.

31 And these are the kings who have reigned in the land of Edom before the reigning of a king over the sons of Israel. 32And Bela son of Beor reigneth in Edom, and the name of his city is Dinhabah; 33and Bela dieth, and reign in his stead doth Jobab son of Zerah from Bozrah; 34and Jobab dieth, and reign in his stead doth Husham from the land of the Temanite. 35And Husham dieth, and reign in his stead doth Hadad son of Bedad (who smiteth Midian in the field of Moab), and the name of his city is Avith; 36and Hadad dieth, and reign in his stead doth Samlah of Masrekah; 37and Samlah dieth, and reign in his stead doth Saul from Rehoboth of the River; 38and Saul dieth, and reign in his stead doth Baal-hanan son of Achbor; 39and Baal-hanan son of Achbor dieth, and reign in his stead doth Hadar, and the name of his city is Pau; and his wife’s name is Mehetabel daughter of Matred, daughter of Me-zahab. 40And these are the names of the chiefs of Esau, according to their families, according to their places, by their names: chief Timnah, chief Alvah, chief Jetheth, 41chief Aholibamah, chief Elah, chief Pinon, 42chief Kenaz, chief Teman, chief Mibzar, 43chief Magdiel, chief Iram: these are chiefs of Edom, in reference to their dwellings, in the land of their possession; he is Esau father of Edom.

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