The sons of Javan were Elishah, 1 Tarshish, 2 the Kittim, 3 and the Dodanim. 4
The sons 1 of Javan: Elishah, Tarshish, the Kittites, and the Rodanites. 2
The sons of Japheth 1 were Gomer, 2 Magog, 3 Madai, 4 Javan, 5 Tubal, 6 Meshech, 7 and Tiras. 8
The sons of Japheth: Gomer, Magog, Madai, Javan, Tubal, Meshech, and Tiras.
Javan, Tubal, and Meshech were your clients; they exchanged slaves and bronze items for your merchandise.
and casks of wine 1 from Izal 2 they exchanged for your products. Wrought iron, cassia, and sweet cane were among your merchandise.
The male goat 1 is the king of Greece, 2 and the large horn between its eyes is the first king.
He said, “Do you know why I have come to you? 1 Now I am about to return to engage in battle with the prince of Persia. When I go, the prince of Greece is coming.
I will bend Judah as my bow; I will load the bow with Ephraim, my arrow! 1 I will stir up your sons, Zion, against yours, Greece, and I will make you, Zion, 2 like a warrior’s sword.
I will perform a mighty act among them 1 and then send some of those who remain to the nations – to Tarshish, Pul, 2 Lud 3 (known for its archers 4 ), Tubal, Javan, 5 and to the distant coastlands 6 that have not heard about me or seen my splendor. They will tell the nations of my splendor.
Now I will tell you the truth.“Three 1 more kings will arise for Persia. Then a fourth 2 king will be unusually rich, 3 more so than all who preceded him. When he has amassed power through his riches, he will stir up everyone against 4 the kingdom of Greece.