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Kenan / Cainan .

Also Known As: "Kenan", "Kainam", "Kenen", "Cainan"
Birthplace: Chaldeas
Death: Died in Ur, Chaldea, Mesopotamia Babylonia
Immediate Family:

Son of Arpachshad King of Arrapachtis . and Rasueja .
Husband of Melka (Biblical) bint Madai
Father of Azarad . and Malakh
Brother of Kessed .; Anar .; Shelah .; Ashcol .; Others Sons/Daughters and 1 other
Half brother of Shelah .

Occupation: Luke 3:36
Managed by: Shmuel-Aharon Kam (Kahn / שמו...
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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.

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Kenan / Cainan .'s Timeline

Age 62
Eber, Chaldeas
Age 432
Ur, Chaldea, Mesopotamia Babylonia