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And the beginning of his kingdom was Babel, and Erech, and Accad, and Calneh, in the land of Shinar.

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Verse part Definition: Part of speech: Strong's: Hebrew: Transliteration:
And the beginning beginning Noun H7225 רֵאשִׁ֤ית re·shit
of his kingdom kingdom Noun H4467 מַמְלַכְתֹּו֙ mam·lach·tov
was Babel Babel Noun H894 בָּבֶ֔ל ba·vel,
and Erech Erech Noun H751 וְאֶ֖רֶךְ ve·'e·rech
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and Accad Accad Noun H390 וְאַכַּ֣ד ve·'ak·kad
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and Calneh Calneh Noun H3641 וְכַלְנֵ֑ה ve·chal·neh;
in the land common Noun H776 בְּאֶ֖רֶץ be·'e·retz
of Shinar Shinar Noun H8152 שִׁנְעָֽר׃ shin·'ar.

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Accad

ACCAD; ACCADIANSak'-ad, ak-a'-di-ans. See BABYLONIA.BABEL, BABYLON (1)ba'-bel, bab'-i-lon (Topographical): Babylon was the Greek name of the city written in the cuneiform script of the Babylonians, bab-ili, which means in Semitic, "the gate of god." The Hebrews called the country, as well as the city, Babhel. This name they considered came from the' root, ba... View Details

Erech

ERECHe'-rek, er'-ek ('erekh; Orech):1. Etymology of the Name:The second of the cities founded by Nimrod, the others being Babel, Accad and Calneh (Genesis 10:10). The derivation of the name is well known, Erech being the Semitic-Babylonian Uruk, from the Sumerian Unug, a word meaning "seat," probably in the sense of "residential city." The character with whi... View Details

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King James Bible And the beginning of his kingdom was Babel, and Erech, and Accad, and Calneh, in the land of Shinar.
Interlinear And the The beginning of his kingdom was Babel, Babel and Erech, Erech and Accad, Accad and Calneh, in the land of Shinar.
New American Standard Bible And the The beginning of his kingdom was Babel, Babel and Erech, Erech and Accad, Accad and Calneh, in the land of Shinar.