Genesis 36 ©

1Esau's family in Canaan. 6His removal to mount Seir. 9His generations in mount Seir. 15The dukes which descended of his sons. 20The sons and dukes of Seir. 31The kings of Edom. 40The dukes that came of Esau, according to their habitations.


NOW these are athe generations of Esau, who is Edom.


Esau btook his wives of the daughters of Canaan; 1Adah the daughter of Elon the Hittite, and cAholibamah the daughter of Anah the daughter of Zibeon the Hivite;

c v.14,18,25.

And dBashemath Ishmael's daughter, sister of Nebajoth.


And Adah bare to Esau eEliphaz; and Bashemath bare fReuel;

e v.10.

And Aholibamah bare Jeush, and Jaalam, and Korah: these are the sons of Esau, which were born unto him gin the land of Canaan.

g ch. 35.29. v.6.

And Esau took his wives, and his sons, and his daughters, and all the 2persons of his house, and his cattle, and all his beasts, and all his substance, which he had got in the land of Canaan; and hwent into the country from the face of his brother Jacob.


For itheir riches were more than that they might dwell together; and the land wherein they were strangers could not bear them because of their cattle.


Thus dwelt Esau in jmount Seir: Esau is Edom.


¶And these are the generations of Esau the father of the 3Edomites in mount Seir:


These are the names of Esau's sons; kEliphaz the son of Adah the wife of Esau, Reuel the son of Bashemath the wife of Esau.

k v.3,4. 1Ch. 1.35.

And lthe sons of Eliphaz were mTeman, Omar, 4Zepho, and Gatam, and Kenaz.

l 1Ch. 1.36. v.15,16.

And nTimna was concubine to Eliphaz Esau's son; and she bare to Eliphaz oAmalek: these were the sons of Adah Esau's wife.

n v.22. 1Ch. 1.36.

And pthese are the sons of Reuel; Nahath, and Zerah, Shammah, and Mizzah: these were the sons of Bashemath Esau's wife.

p 1Ch. 1.37. v.17.

¶And these were the qsons of Aholibamah, the daughter of Anah the daughter of Zibeon, Esau's wife: and she bare to Esau Jeush, and Jaalam, and Korah.

q v.2,5,18. 1Ch. 1.35.

¶These were r*dukes of the sons of Esau: the ssons of Eliphaz the firstborn son of tEsau; *duke Teman, duke Omar, duke Zepho, duke Kenaz,

r 1Ch. 1.35. v.18.
t v.4,11,12.

*Duke Korah, 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 uthe 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.

u v.4,13.

¶And vthese 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.

v v.5,14. 1Ch. 1.35.

These are the sons of Esau, who is Edom, and these are their *dukes.


¶These ware the sons of Seir the Horite, who inhabited the land; Lotan, and Shobal, and xZibeon, and Anah,

x v.2,24.

And Dishon, and Ezer, and Dishan: these are the *dukes of the Horites, the children of Seir in the land of Edom.


And the children of Lotan were Hori and 5Hemam; and Lotan's sister was yTimna.

y v.12.

And the children of Shobal were these; zAlvan, and Manahath, and Ebal, 6Shepho, and Onam.

z 1Ch. 1.40, or Alian.

And these are the children of Zibeon; both Ajah, and Anah: this was that Anah athat found the mules in the wilderness, as he fed the asses of Zibeon his father.


And the children of Anah were these; Dishon, and bAholibamah the daughter of Anah.

b 1Ch. 1.41. v.2,5,14,18.

And these are the children of Dishon; 7Hemdan, and Eshban, and Ithran, and Cheran.


The children of Ezer are these; Bilhan, and Zaavan, and 8Akan.


The children of Dishan are these; Uz, and Aran.


These are the *dukes that came of cthe Horites; duke Lotan, duke Shobal, duke Zibeon, duke Anah,

c 1Ch. 1.41,42. v.20-28.

*Duke Dishon, duke Ezer, duke Dishan: these are the dukes that came of Hori, among their ddukes in the land of Seir.


¶And ethese are the kings that reigned in the land of Edom, fbefore there reigned any king over the children of Israel.

f Ps. 92.7; 37.34,35. Hab. 2.3,4. Ps. 102.28; 144.15. De. 33.5; 17.14,15.

And Bela the son of Beor reigned in Edom: and the name of his city was Dinhabah.


And Bela died, and Jobab the son of Zerah of gBozrah reigned in his *stead.


And Jobab died, and Husham of the land of hTemani reigned in his *stead.


And Husham died, and Hadad the son of Bedad, who smote Midian 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 Saul of iRehoboth by the river reigned in his *stead.

i ch. 10.11.

And Saul died, and Baal-hanan the son of Achbor reigned in his *stead.


And Baal-hanan the son of Achbor died, and jHadar reigned in his *stead: and the name of his city was Pau; and his wife's name was Mehetabel, the daughter of Matred, the daughter of Mezahab.

j 1Ch. 1.50, Hadad, Pai: after his death was an Aristocracy; Ex. 15.15. v.40-43. Nu. 20.14.

And kthese are the names of the *dukes that came of Esau, according to their families, after their places, by their names; duke Timnah, duke 9Alvah, duke Jetheth,


*Duke Aholibamah, duke Elah, duke Pinon,


*Duke Kenaz, duke Teman, duke Mibzar,


*Duke Magdiel, duke Iram: these be the ldukes of Edom, according to their habitations in the land of their mpossession: he is Esau the father of the 10Edomites.

l v.15,18,19,30. Ex. 15.15. Nu. 20.14.
m v.7,8. De. 2.5. Ps. 73.4. ch. 37.1. Ps. 105.12,13.