nkjv@Genesis:11:1 @ Now the whole earth had one language and one speech.
nkjv@Genesis:11:2 @ And it came to pass, as they journeyed from the east, that they found a plain in the land of Shinar, and they dwelt there.
nkjv@Genesis:11:3 @ Then they said to one another, "Come, let us make bricks and bake them thoroughly." They had brick for stone, and they had asphalt for mortar.
nkjv@Genesis:11:4 @ And they said, "Come, let us build ourselves a city, and a tower whose top is in the heavens; let us make a name for ourselves, lest we be scattered abroad over the face of the whole earth."
nkjv@Genesis:11:5 @ But the LORD came down to see the city and the tower which the sons of men had built.
nkjv@Genesis:11:6 @ And the LORD said, "Indeed the people are one and they all have one language, and this is what they begin to do; now nothing that they propose to do will be withheld from them.
nkjv@Genesis:11:7 @ Come, let Us go down and there confuse their language, that they may not understand one another's speech."
nkjv@Genesis:11:8 @ So the LORD scattered them abroad from there over the face of all the earth, and they ceased building the city.
nkjv@Genesis:11:9 @ Therefore its name is called Babel, because there the LORD confused the language of all the earth; and from there the LORD scattered them abroad over the face of all the earth.
nkjv@Genesis:11:10 @ This is the genealogy of Shem: Shem was one hundred years old, and begot Arphaxad two years after the flood.
nkjv@Genesis:11:11 @ After he begot Arphaxad, Shem lived five hundred years, and begot sons and daughters.
nkjv@Genesis:11:12 @ Arphaxad lived thirty-five years, and begot Salah.
nkjv@Genesis:11:13 @ After he begot Salah, Arphaxad lived four hundred and three years, and begot sons and daughters.
nkjv@Genesis:11:14 @ Salah lived thirty years, and begot Eber.
nkjv@Genesis:11:15 @ After he begot Eber, Salah lived four hundred and three years, and begot sons and daughters.
nkjv@Genesis:11:16 @ Eber lived thirty-four years, and begot Peleg.
nkjv@Genesis:11:17 @ After he begot Peleg, Eber lived four hundred and thirty years, and begot sons and daughters.
nkjv@Genesis:11:18 @ Peleg lived thirty years, and begot Reu.
nkjv@Genesis:11:19 @ After he begot Reu, Peleg lived two hundred and nine years, and begot sons and daughters.
nkjv@Genesis:11:20 @ Reu lived thirty-two years, and begot Serug.
nkjv@Genesis:11:21 @ After he begot Serug, Reu lived two hundred and seven years, and begot sons and daughters.
nkjv@Genesis:11:22 @ Serug lived thirty years, and begot Nahor.
nkjv@Genesis:11:23 @ After he begot Nahor, Serug lived two hundred years, and begot sons and daughters.
nkjv@Genesis:11:24 @ Nahor lived twenty-nine years, and begot Terah.
nkjv@Genesis:11:25 @ After he begot Terah, Nahor lived one hundred and nineteen years, and begot sons and daughters.
nkjv@Genesis:11:26 @ Now Terah lived seventy years, and begot Abram, Nahor, and Haran.
nkjv@Genesis:11:27 @ This is the genealogy of Terah: Terah begot Abram, Nahor, and Haran. Haran begot Lot.
nkjv@Genesis:11:28 @ And Haran died before his father Terah in his native land, in Ur of the Chaldeans.
nkjv@Genesis:11:29 @ Then Abram and Nahor took wives: the name of Abram's wife was Sarai, and the name of Nahor's wife, Milcah, the daughter of Haran the father of Milcah and the father of Iscah.
nkjv@Genesis:11:30 @ But Sarai was barren; she had no child.
nkjv@Genesis:11:31 @ And Terah took his son Abram and his grandson Lot, the son of Haran, and his daughter-in-law Sarai, his son Abram's wife, and they went out with them from Ur of the Chaldeans to go to the land of Canaan; and they came to Haran and dwelt there.
nkjv@Genesis:11:32 @ So the days of Terah were two hundred and five years, and Terah died in Haran.