Place Name EDEN

TYPE: Region
USAGE: Biblical
OTHER SCRIPTS: עֵדֶן (Ancient Hebrew)
PRONOUNCED: EE-dən (English)   [details]

Meaning & History

Means "place of pleasure" in Hebrew. In the Old Testament the Garden of Eden was the place where the first people, Adam and Eve, lived before they were expelled.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: 'Eden (Biblical Hebrew)
SAME SPELLING: 'Eden
USER SUBMISSION: Eden