THE TABLE OF NATIONS IN GENESIS 10

The Table of Nations in Genesis 10

Genesis 10:1 – Now these [are] the generations of the sons of Noah, Shem, Ham, and Japheth: and unto them were sons born after the flood. 

List of the Table of Nations Mentioned in the Old Testament. This chart contains a list of the nations descending from the three son’s of Noah. They formed after the Tower of Babel and are mentioned in Genesis 10 of the Old Testament. Scroll down to see maps, references, and Bible verses for more background information.

The Sons of Noah – Shem, Ham, and Japheth

List of Nations Descended from Noah’s 3 Sons
Shem (Semitic Race) Ham (Turanian Race) Japheth (Aryan Race)
Elam (Elamites) Cush (Ethiopia) Gomer (Celts)
Asshur (Assyrians)  Seba (meroe)  Ashkenaz (Nysia, Phrygia)
Arphaxad (Chaldeans)  Havilah (Arabia)  Riphath (Riphaean)
 Shelah  Sabtah (Sabbatha)  Togarmah (Armenia)
  Eber  Raamah (Persian Gulf) Magog (Scythians)
   Peleg   Sheba Madai (Medes)
   Joktan (Arabia)   Dedan Javan (Greeks)
    Almodad  Sabtecah  Elishah (Aeolians)
    Sheleph  Nimrod  Tarshish (Tartessus)
    Hazarmaveth Mizraim (Egypt)  Kittim (Cyprus)
    Jerah  Ludim (Nubia)  Dodanim (Trojans)
    Hadoram  Anamites Tubal
    Uzal  Lehabim (Libya) Meshech
    Diklah  Naphtuhitim (Napetu) Tiras (Thracians)
    Obal  Pathrusim (Pathros)
    Abimael  Casluhites (Philistia)
    Sheba   Philistines
    Ophir  Caphtorites (Crete)
    Havilah Phut (Libya)
    Jobab Canaan (Canaanites)
Lud (Lydians)  Sidonites
Aram (Syrians)  Hittites
 Uz  Jebusites
 Hul  Amorites
 Gether  Girgashites
 Meshach  Hivites
 Arkites
 Sinites
 Arvadites
 Zemarites
 Hamathites

According to the Bible, the sons of Noah were Shem, Ham, and Japheth… these three sons of Noah represented the three great races of mankind. The above chart shows a table of God’s dispersion of the nations after they migrated from the Tower at Babel.

Author: Godfrey Gregg