THE FIRST BOOK OF
G E N E S I S
Genesis 36 ©
Esau’s wives and children, born in Canaan, vs. 1, 2, etc. His departure to Seir, 6. His descendants, 9. As also that of Seir, the Horite, 20. Among whom there is Anah, who first found the mules, 24. A register list of the kings and princes in Edom, 31.
NOWa these are the 1generations of Esau, who is 2Edom.
3Esau took his wives of the daughters 4of Canaan; 5Adah the daughter of Elon the 6Hittite, and 7Aholibamah the daughter of 8Anah 9the daughter of Zibeon the 10Hivite;
And 11Bashemath Ishmael’s daughter, 12sister of Nebajoth.
And Adah bare to Esau 13Eliphaz; and Bashemath bare 14Reuel;
And Aholibamah bare Jeush, and Jaalam, and 15Korah: these are the 16sons of Esau, which were born unto him in the land of Canaan.
And Esau took his wives, and his sons, and his daughters, and all the 17persons of his house, and his 18cattle, and all his beasts, and all his substance, which he had got in the land of Canaan; and went into 19the country 20from the face of his brother Jacob.
For 21their richesb were more than that they might dwell together; and the 22land wherein they were strangers could not bear them because of their cattle.
Thus dweltc Esau 23in mount Seir: 24Esau is Edom.
¶And these are the generations of Esau the father 25of the Edomites in mount Seir:
These are the names of Esau’s 26sons; Eliphaz the son of Adah the wife of Esau, Reuel the son of Bashemath the wife of Esau.
And the sons of Eliphaz were Teman, Omar, 27Zepho, and Gatam, and Kenaz.
And Timna was concubine to Eliphaz Esau's son; and she bare to Eliphaz 28Amalek: these were 29the sons of Adah Esau's wife.
And these are the sons of Reuel; Nahath, and 30Zerah, Shammah, and Mizzah: these were the sons of Bashemath Esau's wife.
¶And these were the sons of Aholibamah, the daughter of Anah the daughter of Zibeon, Esau's wife: and she bare to Esau Jeush, and Jaalam, and Korah.
¶These were 31dukes of the sons of Esau: the sons of Eliphaz the firstborn son of Esau; duke Teman, duke Omar, duke 32Zepho, duke Kenaz,
Duke 33Korah, duke Gatam, and duke Amalek: these are the dukes that came of Eliphaz in the land of Edom; these were the sons of Adah.
¶And these are the sons of Reuel Esau's son; duke Nahath, duke Zerah, duke Shammah, duke Mizzah: these are the dukes that came of Reuel in the land of Edom; these are the sons of Bashemath Esau's wife.
¶And these are the sons of Aholibamah Esau's wife; duke Jeush, duke Jaalam, duke Korah: these were the dukes that came of Aholibamah the daughter of Anah, Esau's wife.
These are the sons of Esau, who is Edom, and these are their dukes.
¶Thesedare the sons of 34Seir the Horite, who inhabited the land; Lotan, and Shobal, and Zibeon, and Anah,
And Dishon, and Ezer, and Dishan: these are the dukes 35of the Horites, the children of Seir in the land of Edom.
And the children of Lotan were Hori and 36Hemam; and Lotan's sister was 37Timna.
And the children of Shobal were these; 38Alvan, and Manahath, and Ebal, 39Shepho, and Onam.
And these are the children of Zibeon; both Ajah, and Anah: 40this was that Anah that found the mules in the wilderness, as he fed the asses of Zibeon his father.
And the 41children of Anah were these; Dishon, and 42Aholibamah the daughter of 43Anah.
And these are the children of 44Dishon; 45Hemdan, and Eshban, and Ithran, and Cheran.
The children of 46Ezer are these; Bilhan, and Zaavan, and 47Akan.
The children of Dishan are these; 48Uz, and Aran.
These are the dukes that came of the 49Horites; duke Lotan, duke Shobal, duke Zibeon, duke Anah,
Duke Dishon, duke Ezer, duke Dishan: these are the dukes that came of Hori, 50among their dukes in the land of Seir.
¶Ande these are the 51kings that reigned in the land of Edom, 52before there reigned any king over the 53children of Israel.
And Bela the son of Beor reigned in Edom: and the name 54of his city was Dinhabah.
And Bela died, and Jobab the son of Zerah of 55Bozrah reigned in his stead.
And Jobab died, and Husham 56of the land of Temani reigned in his stead.
And Husham died, and Hadad the son of Bedad, who smote 57Midian in the field of Moab, reigned in his stead: and the name of his city was Avith.
And Hadad died, and Samlah of Masrekah reigned in his stead.
And Samlah died, and 58Saul of Rehoboth 59by the river reigned in his stead.
And Saul died, and Baal-hanan the son of Achbor reigned in his stead.
And Baal-hanan the son of Achbor died, and Hadar reigned in his stead: and the name of his city was Pau; and his wife's name was Mehetabel, the daughter of Matred, 60the daughter of Mezahab.
Andf these are the names of the 61dukes that came of Esau, according to their families, after their places, 62by their names; duke 63Timnah, duke Alvah, duke Jetheth,
Duke Aholibamah, duke Elah, duke Pinon,
Duke Kenaz, duke Teman, duke 64Mibzar,
Duke Magdiel, duke Iram: these be the dukes of Edom, according to their habitations in the land of their possession: he is Esau the father 65of the Edomites.