22 Zillah, Lamech’s other wife, gave birth to Tubal-cain. Now he was a bronze- and ironsmith, and his sister was Naamah.
23 One day, Lamech announced to his wives:
Lamech: Adah and Zillah, listen to me! Wives of Lamech, I need to tell you something! I killed a man who struck me. He was a young man who wounded me first. 24 Here’s how I see it: if Cain is avenged seven times, then surely Lamech must be avenged seventy-seven times!
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