Old Testament Question?

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    After Cain killed Abel, did he start porking his mom? It had to be either him or Adam and I've never heard of any other children from Adam apart from these two sons. Does the OT explain this at all or is it just kind of ignored?

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    What about that Lilith woman?
     
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    Never heard of her.
     
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    I was kind of shocked that you spelled it that way.
     
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    Lillith is a Jewish myth, I don't think she's actually mentioned anywhere in the OT, though I could be wrong. I don't think she was completely human, either.

    Cain and Abel had sisters, one presumes.
     
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    The Bible does not directly discuss others at all, but the obvious fact is there were others. Cain was cast out and went to live with others and unless we are the product of incest all the sons and daughters of Adam and Eve married others as well. Simple common sense.
     
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    Who was it whose daughters got him drunk because they wanted children and there was nobody around? Lot? Noah? I can't remember.....
     
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    Rosebud.
     

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