Genesis 11:20
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New International Version
When Reu had lived 32 years, he became the father of Serug.

King James Bible
And Reu lived two and thirty years, and begat Serug:

Darby Bible Translation
And Reu lived thirty-two years, and begot Serug.

World English Bible
Reu lived thirty-two years, and became the father of Serug.

Young's Literal Translation
And Reu liveth two and thirty years, and begetteth Serug.

Genesis 11:20 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.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

A.M.

1819. B.C.

2185. Serug.

Luke 3:35 Which was the son of Saruch, which was the son of Ragau, which was the son of Phalec, which was the son of Heber...

Saruch.

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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 11:19
And after he became the father of Reu, Peleg lived 209 years and had other sons and daughters.

Genesis 11:21
And after he became the father of Serug, Reu lived 207 years and had other sons and daughters.

Numbers 31:40
16,000 people, of whom the tribute for the LORD was 32.

1 Kings 20:16
They set out at noon while Ben-Hadad and the 32 kings allied with him were in their tents getting drunk.

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