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Type Region
Scripts עֵדֶן(Hebrew)
Pronounced Pron. EE-dən(English)

Meaning & History

Possibly from Hebrew עֵדֶן ('eden) meaning "pleasure, delight", or perhaps derived from Sumerian 𒂔 (edin) meaning "plain". According to the Old Testament the Garden of Eden was the place where the first people, Adam and Eve, lived before they were expelled.