Cham

Synonyms:
Ham, kham, חָם
Ham_(son_of_Noah) (Wikipedia)
Ham (Cham)
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ChildrenCush
Mizraim
Phut
Canaan
Parent(s)Noah

Ham, according to the Table of Nations in the Book of Genesis, was a son of Noah and the father of Cush, Mizraim, Phut and Canaan.

Ham's descendants are interpreted by Flavius Josephus and others as having populated Africa and adjoining parts of Asia. The Bible refers to Egypt as "the land of Ham" in Psalm 78:51; 105:23,27; 106:22; 1 Chronicles 4:40.

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