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God shall enlarge Japheth, And he shall dwell in the tents of Shem; And Canaan shall be his servant.
And the sons of Noah, that went forth of the ark, were Shem, and Ham, and Japheth: and Ham is the father of Canaan.
And Noah was five hundred years old: and Noah begat Shem, Ham, and Japheth.
But the philosophers are Greeks, descended from Japheth, who did not inherit either wisdom or Torah.A History of Mediaeval Jewish Philosophy|Isaac Husik
“Meshech” and “Tubal” are no hindrance to this view, if the names of the so-called “sons of Japheth” are critically examined.
We know from Genesis x:2 that Magog was the second son of Japheth.The Prophet Ezekiel|Arno C. Gaebelein
So we are Japheth and Shem, and the colored population are Canaan.Aunt Phillis's Cabin|Mary H. Eastman
It warmed him generously; but there was a boyish scowl for Japheth Pettigrass.The Quickening|Francis Lynde