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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)
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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 - The LORD God planted a garden toward the east, in Eden H5731; and there He placed the man whom He had formed.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:10 - Now a river [fn]flowed out of Eden H5731 to water the garden; and from there it divided and became four [fn]rivers.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:15 - Then the LORD God took the man and put him in the Garden of Eden H5731 to cultivate it and tend it.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 3:23 - therefore the LORD God sent him out of the Garden of Eden H5731, to cultivate the ground from which he was taken.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 3:24 - So He drove the man out; and at the east of the Garden of Eden H5731 He stationed the cherubim and the flaming sword which turned every direction to guard the way to the tree of life.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 4:16 - Then Cain left the presence of the LORD, and [fn]settled in the land of [fn]Nod, east of Eden H5731.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 29:12 - Then the Levites arose: Mahath the son of Amasai and Joel the son of Azariah, from the sons of the Kohathites; and from the sons of Merari, Kish the son of Abdi and Azariah the son of Jehallelel; and from the Gershonites, Joah the son of Zimmah and Eden H5731 the son of Joah;
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 31:15 - [fn]Under his authority were Eden H5731, Miniamin, Jeshua, Shemaiah, Amariah, and Shecaniah, in the cities of the priests, to distribute their portions faithfully to their brothers by divisions, whether great or small,
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:3 - Indeed, the LORD will comfort Zion;
He will comfort all her ruins.
And He will make her wilderness like Eden H5731,
And her desert like the garden of the LORD.
Joy and gladness will be found in her,
Thanksgiving and the sound of a melody.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 28:13 - “You were in Eden H5731, the garden of God;
Every precious stone was your covering:
The ruby, the topaz and the diamond;
The beryl, the onyx and the jasper;
The lapis lazuli, the turquoise and the emerald;
And the gold, the workmanship of your [fn]settings and [fn]sockets,
Was in you.
On the day that you were created
They were prepared.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 31:9 - ‘I made it beautiful with the multitude of its branches,
And all the trees of Eden H5731, which were in the garden of God, were jealous of it.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 31:16 - “I made the nations quake from the sound of its fall when I made it go down to Sheol with those who go down to the pit; and all the [fn]well-watered trees of Eden H5731, the choicest and best of Lebanon, were comforted in the earth beneath.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 31:18 - “To which among the trees of Eden H5731 are you so alike in glory and greatness? Yet you will be brought down with the trees of Eden H5731 to the earth beneath; you will lie in the midst of the uncircumcised with those who were killed by the sword. This is Pharaoh and all his hordes!”’ declares the Lord GOD.”
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 36:35 - “And they will say, ‘This desolated land has become like the Garden of Eden H5731; and the waste, desolated and ruined cities are fortified and inhabited.’
Unchecked Copy BoxJoe 2:3 - A fire consumes before them,
And behind them a flame devours.
The land is like the Garden of Eden H5731 before them,
But a desolate wilderness behind them,
And nothing at all escapes them.
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