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22 Zillah gave birth to Tubal Cain, who made all kinds of tools[a] out of bronze and iron. The sister of Tubal Cain was Naamah.

23 Lamech said to his wives,

“Adah and Zillah, listen to me:
I have killed a young man because he struck me.
24 If seven lives are taken to pay for killing Cain,
Seventy-seven will be taken if anyone kills me.”

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Footnotes

  1. Genesis 4:22 who made all kinds of tools; one ancient translation ancestor of all metalworkers.

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