Adam

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(Old Testament) Cain and Abel were the first children of Adam and Eve born after the Fall of Man; Abel was killed by Cain Abel
Babylonian demigod or first man (sometimes identified with Adam) Adapa
first book of the Old Testament: tells of creation; Adam and Eve; the Fall of Man; Cain and Abel; Noah and the flood; God's covenant with Abraham; Abraham and Isaac; Jacob and Esau; Joseph and his brothers Book of Genesis , Genesis
(Old Testament) Cain and Abel were the first children of Adam and Eve born after the Fall of Man; Cain killed Abel out of jealousy and was exiled by God Cain
religious belief that God has given enough clues to be known to humans positively and affirmatively (e.g., God created Adam `in his own image') cataphatism
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) Eden , Garden of Eden
(Old Testament) Adam's wife in Judeo-Christian mythology: the first woman and mother of the human race; God created Eve from Adam's rib and placed Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden Eve
lapse of mankind into sinfulness because of the sin of Adam and Eve Fall
(Judeo-Christian mythology) when Adam and Eve ate of the fruit of the tree of knowledge of good and evil in the Garden of Eden, God punished them by driving them out of the Garden of Eden and into the world where they would be subject to sickness and pain Fall of Man
sin said to be inherited by all descendants of Adam original sin
(Old Testament) third son of Adam and Eve; given by God in place of the murdered Abel Seth
biblical tree in the Garden of Eden whose forbidden fruit was tasted by Adam and Eve tree of knowledge
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