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E·den (also Garden of Eden) the place where Adam and Eve lived in the biblical account of the Creation, from which they were expelled for disobediently eating the fruit of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil. ∎  [as n.] (an Eden) a place or state of great happiness; an unspoiled paradise: the lost Eden of his childhood.

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Eden

Eden (perhaps Heb., ‘be fruitful’, or Sumerian ‘flat plain’). The dwelling place created by God for Adam and Eve. The rabbis described the ultimate destiny of the righteous as gan Eden (garden of Eden), Eden became, in the Jewish imagination, the epitome of perfection
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Eden (in the Bible)

Eden, in the Bible. 1 Son of Joah. 2 Priest. Perhaps this is the same as 1.3 See Eden, Garden of. 4 Unidentified trading center, possibly in Mesopotamia. 5 Place somewhere near Damascus.

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Eden

Eden abode of Adam and Eve (Gen. 2: 15) XIV; delightful abode, paradise XVI. — L. (Vulg.) Ēden, Gr. (LXX) Ēdḗn — Heb. 'ēdhen, orig. ‘delight’.

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Eden

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