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THIS is the book of the generations of Adam.
In the day that God created man, in the likeness of God created he him;
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Male and female he created them;
and God blessed them, and called their name Adam, in the day when they were created.
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And Adam lived a hundred and thirty years, and begot a son in his own likeness, after his image;
and called his name Seth;
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And Adam lived after he had begotten Seth eight hundred years;
and he begot sons and daughters.
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Thus all the days that Adam lived were nine hundred and thirty years, and he died.
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¶ And Seth lived a hundred and five years, and begot Enosh;
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And Seth lived after he begot Enosh eight hundred and seven years, and begot sons and daughters;
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And all the days of Seth were pine hundred and twelve years, and he died.
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And Enosh lived ninety years, and begot Cainan;
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And Enosh lived after he begot Cainan eight hundred and fifteen years, and begot sons and daughters;
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And all the days of Enosh were nine hundred and five years, and he died.
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And Cainan lived seventy years, and begot Mahlalael;
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And Cainan lived after he begot Mahlalael eight hundred and forty years, and begot sons and daughters;
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And all the days of Cainan were nine hundred and ten years, and he died.
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And Mahlalael lived sixty and five years, and begot Jared;
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And Mahlalael lived after he begot Jared eight hundred and thirty years, and begot sons and daughters.
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And all the days of Mahlalael were eight hundred ninety and five years, and he died.
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And Jared lived a hundred sixty and two years, and he begot Enoch:
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And Jared lived after he begot Enoch eight hundred years, and begot sons and daughters;
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And all the days of Jared were nine hundred sixty and two years, and he died.
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¶ And Enoch lived sixty and five years, and begot Methuselah;
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And Enoch found favor in the presence of God three hundred years after he begot Methuselah, and begot sons and daughters;
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And all the days of Enoch were three hundred sixty-five years;
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And Enoch found favor in the presence of God, and disappeared;
for God took him away.
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¶ And Methuselah lived a hundred eighty-seven years, and begot Lamech;
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And Methuselah lived after he begot Lamech seven hundred and eighty-two years, and begot sons and daughters;
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And all the days of Methuselah were nine hundred sixty-nine years, and he died.
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¶ And Lamech lived a hundred eighty-two years, and begot a son;
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And he called his name Noah, saying, This one shall comfort us concerning our work and the toil of our hands, because of the ground which the LORD has cursed.
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And Lamech lived after he begot Noah five hundred ninety-five years, and begot sons and daughters.
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Thus all the days of Lamech were seven hundred seventy-seven years, and he died.
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And Noah was five hundred years old, and Noah begot Shem, Ham, and Japheth.