עדן

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Aramaic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A Semitic root meaning "time, duration".

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Noun[edit]

עדן (transliteration needed)

  1. time, duration, year

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Semitic [Term?] (delight, pleasure).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

עֵדֶן (édenm

  1. (literally) Eden, paradise.
  2. (figuratively) Paradise, heaven.

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Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic عَدَن (ʿadan).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

עַדֶּן (adenf

  1. Aden (a port city in Yemen)

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Yiddish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew עֵדֶן.

Proper noun[edit]

עדן (eydnm

  1. Eden, Garden of Eden

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