Definition of Eden in English :

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Eden meaning in English

Meaning of Eden in English

Pronunciation of Eden in English

Eden pronunciation in English

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1. eden, heaven, nirvana, paradise, promised land, shangri-la

any place of complete bliss and delight and peace

2. eden, 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)

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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1. 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
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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1.  Bible
the garden where Adam and Eve first lived; Paradise: Gen. 2:8
any delightful place or state; a paradise
(Robert) AnthonyEarl of Avon 1897-1977; Brit. statesman: prime minister (1955-57)

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British politician who as foreign minister (1935-1938, 1940-1945, and 1951-1955) was instrumental in the founding of the United Nations (1945) and as prime minister (1955-1957) supported the 1956 Anglo-French invasion of Egypt.
1. Bible The garden of God and the first home of Adam and Eve. Also called Garden of Eden.
2. A delightful place; a paradise.
3. A state of innocence, bliss, or ultimate happiness.

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