22 To Lamech’s other wife, Zillah, was born Tubal-cain. He opened the first foundry[a] forging instruments of bronze and iron.
23 One day Lamech said to Adah and Zillah, “Listen to me, my wives. I have killed a youth who attacked and wounded me. 24 If anyone who kills Cain will be punished seven times, anyone taking revenge against me for killing that youth should be punished seventy-seven times!”Read full chapter
- Genesis 4:22 He opened the first foundry, literally, “He was the father of all metal workers in bronze and iron.”