Garden of Eden

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Garden of Eden

n.
See Eden.
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Garden of Eden

n
(Bible) the full name for Eden1
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E•den

(ˈid n)

n.
1. Also called Garden of Eden. the place where Adam and Eve lived before the Fall. Gen. 2:8–24.
2. a delightful place.
3. a state of bliss.
[< Hebrew 'ēden delight]
E•den•ic (iˈdɛn ɪk) adj.
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Noun1.Garden of Eden - a beautiful garden where Adam and Eve were placed at the Creation; when they disobeyed and ate the forbidden fruit from the tree of knowledge of good and evil they were driven from their paradise (the fall of man)
Heaven - the abode of God and the angels
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