Saturday, July 19, 2014

The Origin of Nations

These charts, derived primarily from Genesis 10, show how from the three sons of Noah descended the various nations of antiquity. Other sources discuss a number of theories regarding some of these names. But here I identify only nations about which there is general agreement.

Here are the descendants of Japheth, as listed in the Bible:

Next, we have the descendants of Ham:

And finally, the descendants of Shem:

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