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And Ophir, and Havilah, and Jobab: all these were the sons of Joktan.
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While Noah was still alive, the descendants of Shem, Ham, and Japheth appointed princes over each of the three groups-Nimrod for the descendants of Ham, Joktan for the descendants of Shem, and Phenech for the descendants of Japheth.
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Joktan, however, besides being a God-fearing man, was of close kin to the men on trial, and he essayed to save them.
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The twelve were incarcerated in the house of Joktan.
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Joktan provided them with food for a month.
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In vain Joktan endeavored to persuade Abraham to flee.
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At the expiration of the set term, when the people returned and demanded the death of the twelve captives, Joktan could produce only Abraham.
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Examples of Joktan

Example #1
And their dwelling was from Mesha, as thou goest unto Sephar a mount of the east.
Example #2
These are the sons of Shem, after their families, after their tongues, in their lands, after their nations.
Example #3
Ten years before Noah's death, the number of those subject to the three princes amounted to millions.
Example #4
With the spread of mankind corruption increased.
Example #5
He proposed to his two colleagues to grant them a seven days' respite.
Example #6
Nimrod and Phenech flew into such a passion over the twelve men that they resolved to throw them into the fire.