Associations to the word «Eden»

Pictures for the word «Eden»


EDEN, proper noun. (biblical) A garden built by God as the home for Adam and Eve; sometimes identified as part of Mesopotamia
EDEN, proper noun. (by extension) A paradise on Earth; a state of innocence
EDEN, proper noun. Various place names
EDEN, proper noun. An English surname​, probably derived from a place name.
EDEN, proper noun. A female given name from the biblical place name; also a medieval diminutive of compound names beginning with the element ēad.
EDEN, proper noun. A river in Cumbria, England, which passes Carlisle and empties into the Solway Firth.

Dictionary definition

EDEN, noun. Any place of complete bliss and delight and peace.
EDEN, noun. 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).

Wise words

Every day we should hear at least one little song, read one good poem, see one exquisite picture, and, if possible, speak a few sensible words.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe