Genesis 11:12
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New International Version
When Arphaxad had lived 35 years, he became the father of Shelah.

King James Bible
And Arphaxad lived five and thirty years, and begat Salah:

Darby Bible Translation
And Arphaxad lived thirty-five years, and begot Shelah.

World English Bible
Arpachshad lived thirty-five years and became the father of Shelah.

Young's Literal Translation
And Arphaxad hath lived five and thirty years, and begetteth Salah.

Genesis 11:12 Parallel
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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

And Arphaxad lived - The Septuagint bring in here a second Cainan, with an addition of one hundred and thirty years. St. Luke follows the Septuagint, and brings in the same person in the same way. But the Hebrew text, both here and in 1 Chronicles 1:1-28, is perfectly silent on this subject, and the best chronologists have agreed in rejecting this as a spurious generation.

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A.M.

1693. B.C.

2311. begat.

Luke 3:36 Which was the son of Cainan, which was the son of Arphaxad, which was the son of Sem, which was the son of Noe...

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The Church.
FROM THE PREFACE TO THE "HOLY CITY." UPON a certain First-day, I being together with my brethren in our prison-chamber, they expected that, according to our custom, something should be spoken out of the word for our mutual edification; but at that time I felt myself--it being my turn to speak--so empty, spiritless, and barren, that I thought I should not have been able to speak among them so much as five words of truth, with life and evidence: but at last it so fell out that providentially I cast
John Bunyan—The Riches of Bunyan

The First Chaldaean Empire and the Hyksos in Egypt
Syria: the part played by it in the ancient world--Babylon and the first Chaldaean empire--The dominion of the Hyksos: Ahmosis. Some countries seem destined from their origin to become the battle-fields of the contending nations which environ them. Into such regions, and to their cost, neighbouring peoples come from century to century to settle their quarrels and bring to an issue the questions of supremacy which disturb their little corner of the world. The nations around are eager for the possession
G. Maspero—History Of Egypt, Chaldaea, Syria, Babylonia, and Assyria, V 4

Cross References
Genesis 10:24
Arphaxad was the father of Shelah, and Shelah the father of Eber.

Genesis 11:11
And after he became the father of Arphaxad, Shem lived 500 years and had other sons and daughters.

Genesis 11:13
And after he became the father of Shelah, Arphaxad lived 403 years and had other sons and daughters.

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