Eve (Eev)

Tthe first woman, created by God (Gen 2:21-22). The meaning of the name is uncertain. In sound, but not in derivation, the name resembles the Hebrew word “life.” The association pertains in Gen 3:20, where the primal woman is designated the “mother of all living.” Eve also appears in Gen 4:1; 2Cor 11:3; and 1Tim 2:13.

Gen 2:21-22

21So the Lord God caused a deep sleep to fall upon the man, and he slept; then he took one of his ribs and closed up its place with flesh.22And the rib that the ... View more

Gen 3:20

20The man named his wife Eve, because she was the mother of all living.

Gen 4:1

Cain Murders Abel
1Now the man knew his wife Eve, and she conceived and bore Cain, saying, “I have produced a man with the help of the Lord.”

2Cor 11:3

3But I am afraid that as the serpent deceived Eve by its cunning, your thoughts will be led astray from a sincere and pure devotion to Christ.

1Tim 2:13

13For Adam was formed first, then Eve;

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