Kenan / Cainan . (c.-2311 - -1878) MP

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Nicknames: "Kenan", "Kainam", "Kenen"
Birthplace: Chaldeas
Death: Died in Ur, Chaldea, Mesopotamia Babylonia
Occupation: Luke 3:36
Managed by: Shmuel-Aharon Kam (Kahn) / (שמואל אהרן קם (קאן
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About Kenan / Cainan .

This is the Post-diluvian Cainan, mentioned in Luke 3:36-37 and the Septuagint (i.e. not part of the Jewish texts). Luke has him listed as an additional generation between Arphaxad and Shelah. We follow the earlier source in this tree, making Shelah his brother, instead of his son. Follow the lineage there.

This Cainan was the great-grandson of Noah, not to be confused with the first Cainan, who lived 10 generations earlier, and was the great-grandson of Adam.


'''(Cainen Kenan Kenem Kainam)'''

Poss. Jullus i Roms 18-oldefar.

HM George I s 106-oldefar.

HRE Ferdinand I s 102-oldefar.

Osawatomie 'Browns 112-oldefar.


Kone / partner:       Melka (bint Madai) af Medes 
 Børn:       Shela (ben Kenan) i Kaldæa   ,   Malakh ben Kenan


 Hans (evt.) 1 (+)-oldebørn:       Pelag ben Eber   ,   Joktan (Jectan Yaqtan Joctan)   ,   Kaber   ,   »Abin ibn Shela