When his wife, eve (Tilda Swinton) visits from Tangiers, he gives her a tour of the city.
Unable to come to an agreement over alimony, God intervenes to help Adam and eve divvy up their marital belongings.
He talks to eve Conant about exchanging his helmet for tights.
On the eve of the election, Team Romney is knocking on doors and pleading with voters to get to the polls.
But the explanation seemed to work, because when I was done, eve seemed more philosophical than panic-stricken.
Why should all the daughters of eve suffer because of her sin?
Maria has fallen from grace, just as mother eve did before her.
But though it is Christmas eve the talk has little cheer in it.
The Master said, To learn the Way at daybreak and die at eve were enough.
"Seems to me that eve ought to be elected captain," Tom observed.
"evening," Old English æfen, with pre-1200 loss of terminal -n (which was mistaken for an inflexion), from Proto-Germanic *æbando- (cf. Old Saxon aband, Old Frisian ewnd, Dutch avond, Old High German aband, German Abend, Old Norse aptann, Danish aften), of uncertain origin. Now superseded in its original sense by evening. Meaning "day before a saint's day or festival" is from late 13c.
fem. proper name, from Biblical first woman, Late Latin, from Hebrew Hawwah, literally "a living being," from base hawa "he lived" (cf. Arabic hayya, Aramaic hayyin).
Like most of the explanations of names in Genesis, this is probably based on folk etymology or an imaginative playing with sound. ... In the Hebrew here, the phonetic similarity is between hawah, "Eve," and the verbal root hayah, "to live." It has been proposed that Eve's name conceals very different origins, for it sounds suspiciously like the Aramaic word for "serpent." [Robert Alter, "The Five Books of Moses," 2004, commentary on Gen. iii:20]