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Luke 3:36 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— the [son] of Cainan, the [son] of Arphaxad, the [son] of Shem, the [son] of Noah, the [son] of Lamech,
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— Which was [the son] of Cainan, which was [the son] of Arphaxad, which was [the son] of Sem, which was [the son] of Noe, which was [the son] of Lamech,
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— the son of Cainan, the son of Arphaxad, the son of Shem, the son of Noah, the son of Lamech,
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— Who was [the son] of Cainan, who was [the son] of Arphaxad, who was [the son] of Shem, who was [the son] of Noah, who was [the son] of Lamech,
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— of Cainan, of Arphaxad, of Sem, of Noe, of Lamech,
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— of Cainan, of Arphaxad, of Shem,—of Noah, of Lamech:
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— the [son] of Salah, the [son] of Cainan, the [son] of Arphaxad, the [son] of Shem, the [son] of Noah, the [son] of Lamech,
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— Who was of Cainan, who was of Arphaxad, who was of Sem, who was Of Noe, who was of Lamech,
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— Which was [the sonne] of Cainan, which was [the sonne] of Arphaxad, which was [the sonne] of Sem, which was [the sonne] of Noe, which was [the sonne] of Lamech,
John Etheridge Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1849)
— bar Kainan, bar Arphakshad, bar Shim, bar Nuch, bar Lamek,
James Murdock Peshitta-Aramaic NT (1852)
— the son of Cainan, the son of Arphaxad, the son of Shem, the son of Noah, the son of Lamech,

Strong's Numbers & Red-LettersGreek New TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
Which was [the son] of Cainan, 2536
{2536} Prime
Of Hebrew origin [H7018]; Cainan (that is, Kenan), the name of two patriarchs.
which was [the son] of Arphaxad, 742
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Of Hebrew origin [H0775]; Arphaxad, a post diluvian patriarch.
which was [the son] of Sem, 4590
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Of Hebrew origin [H8035]; Sem (that is, Shem), a patriarch.
which was [the son] of Noe, 3575
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Of Hebrew origin [H5146]; Noe, (that is, Noach), a patriarch.
which was [the son] of Lamech, 2984
{2984} Prime
Of Hebrew origin [H3929]; Lamech (that is, Lemek), a patriarch.
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Matthew Henry's Commentary

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Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance
This Cainan is not found in the Hebrew Text of any of the genealogies, but only in the Septuagint; from which, probably, the evangelist transcribed the register, as sufficiently exact for his purpose, and as more generally suited to command attention. (See note on
Genesis 11:12 And Arphaxad lived five and thirty years, and begat Salah:
.) It may here be remarked, that though some of the same names occur here, from Nathan downwards, as in Joseph's genealogy, yet there appears no sufficient evidence that the same persons were intended, different persons often bearing the same name.


Genesis 5:32 And Noah was five hundred years old: and Noah begat Shem, Ham, and Japheth.
Genesis 7:13 In the selfsame day entered Noah, and Shem, and Ham, and Japheth, the sons of Noah, and Noah's wife, and the three wives of his sons with them, into the ark;
Genesis 9:18 And the sons of Noah, that went forth of the ark, were Shem, and Ham, and Japheth: and Ham [is] the father of Canaan.
Genesis 9:26-27 And he said, Blessed [be] the LORD God of Shem; and Canaan shall be his servant. ... God shall enlarge Japheth, and he shall dwell in the tents of Shem; and Canaan shall be his servant.
Genesis 10:21-22 Unto Shem also, the father of all the children of Eber, the brother of Japheth the elder, even to him were [children] born. ... The children of Shem; Elam, and Asshur, and Arphaxad, and Lud, and Aram.
Genesis 11:10-26 These [are] the generations of Shem: Shem [was] an hundred years old, and begat Arphaxad two years after the flood: ... And Terah lived seventy years, and begat Abram, Nahor, and Haran.
1 Chronicles 1:17 The sons of Shem; Elam, and Asshur, and Arphaxad, and Lud, and Aram, and Uz, and Hul, and Gether, and Meshech.
, Shem


Luke 17:27 They did eat, they drank, they married wives, they were given in marriage, until the day that Noe entered into the ark, and the flood came, and destroyed them all.
Genesis 5:29-30 And he called his name Noah, saying, This [same] shall comfort us concerning our work and toil of our hands, because of the ground which the LORD hath cursed. ... And Lamech lived after he begat Noah five hundred ninety and five years, and begat sons and daughters:
Genesis 6:8-10 But Noah found grace in the eyes of the LORD. ... And Noah begat three sons, Shem, Ham, and Japheth.
Genesis 6:22 Thus did Noah; according to all that God commanded him, so did he.
Genesis 7:1 And the LORD said unto Noah, Come thou and all thy house into the ark; for thee have I seen righteous before me in this generation.
Genesis 7:23 And every living substance was destroyed which was upon the face of the ground, both man, and cattle, and the creeping things, and the fowl of the heaven; and they were destroyed from the earth: and Noah only remained [alive], and they that [were] with him in the ark.
Genesis 8:1 And God remembered Noah, and every living thing, and all the cattle that [was] with him in the ark: and God made a wind to pass over the earth, and the waters asswaged;
Genesis 9:1 And God blessed Noah and his sons, and said unto them, Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth.
Ezekiel 14:14 Though these three men, Noah, Daniel, and Job, were in it, they should deliver [but] their own souls by their righteousness, saith the Lord GOD.
Hebrews 11:7 By faith Noah, being warned of God of things not seen as yet, moved with fear, prepared an ark to the saving of his house; by the which he condemned the world, and became heir of the righteousness which is by faith.
1 Peter 3:20 Which sometime were disobedient, when once the longsuffering of God waited in the days of Noah, while the ark was a preparing, wherein few, that is, eight souls were saved by water.
2 Peter 2:5 And spared not the old world, but saved Noah the eighth [person], a preacher of righteousness, bringing in the flood upon the world of the ungodly;
, Noah
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