Adam and Eve


Adam and Eve
first man and woman created by God (Biblical)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Adam and Eve — For other uses, see Adam and Eve (disambiguation). Adam and Eve by Lucas Cranach the Elder. Adam (Hebrew: אָדָם‎, ʼĀḏām, dust; man; mankind ; Arabic: آدم‎ …   Wikipedia

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  • adam-and-eve — noun Date: 1807 puttyroot …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Adam-and-Eve — /ad euhm euhn eev , euhnd /, n. the puttyroot. [1780 90] * * * …   Universalium

  • Adam and Eve (disambiguation) — Adam and Eve may refer to: * Adam and Eve, the Biblical figures * Adam Eve (business), an American retailer of adult novelties and videos * Adam Eve (music), a married couple of remixers, commonly thought to be one of many aliases as record… …   Wikipedia

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  • Adam and Eve (LDS Church) — The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints (LDS Church) teaches that Adam and Eve were the first man and the first woman to live on the earthLDS Church (1997). [http://lds.org/ldsorg/v/index.jsp?vgnextoid=32c41b08f338c010VgnVCM1000004d82620aR… …   Wikipedia

  • Adam and Eve and Pinch Me — infobox Book | name = Adam and Eve and Pinch Me title orig = translator = image caption = First edition cover author = Ruth Rendell cover artist = country = United Kingdom language = English series = genre = Crime novel publisher = Hutchinson… …   Wikipedia

  • Adam and Eve, Life of — ▪ Jewish literature       pseudepigraphal work (a noncanonical writing that in style and content resembles authentic biblical works), one of many Jewish and Christian stories that embellish the account of Adam and Eve as given in the biblical… …   Universalium


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