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Lexicon :: Strong's H5731 - ʿēḏen

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Part of Speech
proper masculine noun, proper masculine locative noun
Root Word (Etymology)
The same as עֵדֶן (H5730)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1568

Strong’s Definitions

עֵדֶן ʻÊden, ay'-den; the same as H5730 (masculine); Eden, the region of Adam's home:—Eden.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 17x

The KJV translates Strong's H5731 in the following manner: Eden (17x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 17x
The KJV translates Strong's H5731 in the following manner: Eden (17x).
  1. Eden= "pleasure"

    proper masculine locative noun
    1. the first habitat of man after the creation; site unknown

      proper masculine noun
    2. a Gershonite Levite, son of Joah in the days of king Hezekiah of Judah

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
עֵדֶן ʻÊden, ay'-den; the same as H5730 (masculine); Eden, the region of Adam's home:—Eden.
STRONGS H5731: Abbreviations
† III. עֵ֫דֶן proper name, of a territory (probably associated by Hebrew with I. עֵדֶן); — district in which lay garden of י׳ home of Adam and Eve: וַיִּטַּע גַּןבְּֿעֵדֶן Genesis 2:8, river יֹצֵא מֵע׳ Genesis 2:10, קִדְמַתעֿ׳ Genesis 4:16; גַּןעֿ׳ Genesis 2:15; Genesis 3:23, 24 (all Greek Version of the LXX Εδεμ); compare כְּגַןעֿ׳ Ezekiel 36:35; Joel 2:3 and כְּע׳ Isaiah 51:3 (|| גַּןיֿ׳), all simile of fertility; גַּןאֱֿלֹהִים ע׳ Ezekiel 28:13, אֲשֶׁר בְּגַן הָאֱלֹהַים עֲצֵי ע׳ Ezekiel 31:9, עֲצֵי ע׳ Ezekiel 31:16; Ezekiel 31:18, Ezekiel 31:18 (Greek Version of the LXX Ezekiel Joel ἡ τρυφή; Isaiah παράδεισος).
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


2:8; 2:10; 2:15; 3:23; 3:24; 4:16




28:13; 31:9; 31:16; 31:18; 31:18; 36:35




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5731 matches the Hebrew עֵדֶן (ʿēḏen),
which occurs 16 times in 15 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:8 - And the LORD God planted a garden eastward in Eden; H5731 and there he put the man whom he had formed.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:10 - And a river went out of Eden H5731 to water the garden; and from thence it was parted, and became into four heads.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:15 - And the LORD God took the man, and put him into the garden of Eden H5731 to dress it and to keep it.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 3:23 - Therefore the LORD God sent him forth from the garden of Eden, H5731 to till the ground from whence he was taken.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 3:24 - So he drove out the man; and he placed at the east of the garden of Eden H5731 Cherubims, and a flaming sword which turned every way, to keep the way of the tree of life.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 4:16 - And Cain went out from the presence of the LORD, and dwelt in the land of Nod, on the east of Eden. H5731
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 29:12 - Then the Levites arose, Mahath the son of Amasai, and Joel the son of Azariah, of the sons of the Kohathites: and of the sons of Merari, Kish the son of Abdi, and Azariah the son of Jehalelel: and of the Gershonites; Joah the son of Zimmah, and Eden H5731 the son of Joah:
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 31:15 - And next him were Eden, H5731 and Miniamin, and Jeshua, and Shemaiah, Amariah, and Shecaniah, in the cities of the priests, in their set office, to give to their brethren by courses, as well to the great as to the small:
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:3 - For the LORD shall comfort Zion: he will comfort all her waste places; and he will make her wilderness like Eden, H5731 and her desert like the garden of the LORD; joy and gladness shall be found therein, thanksgiving, and the voice of melody.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 28:13 - Thou hast been in Eden H5731 the garden of God; every precious stone was thy covering, the sardius, topaz, and the diamond, the beryl, the onyx, and the jasper, the sapphire, the emerald, and the carbuncle, and gold: the workmanship of thy tabrets and of thy pipes was prepared in thee in the day that thou wast created.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 31:9 - I have made him fair by the multitude of his branches: so that all the trees of Eden, H5731 that were in the garden of God, envied him.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 31:16 - I made the nations to shake at the sound of his fall, when I cast him down to hell with them that descend into the pit: and all the trees of Eden, H5731 the choice and best of Lebanon, all that drink water, shall be comforted in the nether parts of the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 31:18 - To whom art thou thus like in glory and in greatness among the trees of Eden? H5731 yet shalt thou be brought down with the trees of Eden H5731 unto the nether parts of the earth: thou shalt lie in the midst of the uncircumcised with them that be slain by the sword. This is Pharaoh and all his multitude, saith the Lord GOD.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 36:35 - And they shall say, This land that was desolate is become like the garden of Eden; H5731 and the waste and desolate and ruined cities are become fenced, and are inhabited.
Unchecked Copy BoxJoe 2:3 - A fire devoureth before them; and behind them a flame burneth: the land is as the garden of Eden H5731 before them, and behind them a desolate wilderness; yea, and nothing shall escape them.
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