the place where Adam and Eve lived before the Fall. Genesis 2:8–24.
any delightful region or abode; paradise.
a state of perfect happiness or bliss.
a town in northern North Carolina.
- Also called Gar·den of E·den (for defs. 1-3).
- E·den·ic [ee-den-ik], /iˈdɛn ɪk/, adjective
Other definitions for Eden (2 of 2)
(Robert) Anthony, Earl of Avon, 1897–1977, British statesman: prime minister 1955–57.
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How to use Eden in a sentence
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Available in Virginia at Eden’s Natural Market in Gainesville, Town Duck in Warrenton, and at 70 Virginia ABC stores.Food-friendly wines to pair with your Thanksgiving dishes | Dave McIntyre | November 20, 2020 | Washington Post
This fourfold Edenic stream went out in four directions, to the four quarters of the earth, so to speak.The Palm Tree Blessing | W. E. Shepard
The idea of the Edenic happiness of the first human beings constitutes one of the universal traditions.Bible Myths and their Parallels in other Religions | T. W. Doane
The pen must be dipped in the juices of that Edenic vegetation and tinted with the blue of that arching sky to record such beauty.The Kentucky Ranger | Edward T. Curnick
With but one restriction man roams through Edenic beauties, a being good and very good, happy and holy.Is the Devil a Myth? | C. F. Wimberly
The restoration means the bringing back to earth of the Edenic condition for man's benefit.The Harp of God | J. F. Rutherford
British Dictionary definitions for Eden (1 of 2)
Also called: Garden of Eden Old Testament the garden in which Adam and Eve were placed at the Creation
a delightful place, region, dwelling, etc; paradise
a state of great delight, happiness, or contentment; bliss
- Edenic (iːˈdɛnɪk), adjective
British Dictionary definitions for Eden (2 of 2)
Sir (Robert) Anthony, Earl of Avon. 1897–1977, British Conservative statesman; foreign secretary (1935–38; 1940–45; 1951–55) and prime minister (1955–57). He resigned after the controversy caused by the occupation of the Suez Canal zone by British and French forces (1956)
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