eden

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See also: Eden, éden, edén, and Éden

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

eden (plural edens)

  1. (rare) Alternative letter-case form of Eden (a paradise)
    • 1990, Kevin Starr, Material Dreams: Southern California through the 1920s:
      The essential formula of both the John Carter and the Tarzan stories was that of an upperclass hero confronting a challenging, radically exotic environment, a lush jungle eden or an eden of extraplanetary technology, []

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

eden

  1. definite singular of ed

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

eden

  1. Plural form of eed

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

eden m

  1. definite singular of ed

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Metonymically from the Garden of Eden, from Biblical Hebrew עֵדֶן(eden).

Noun[edit]

eden n (definite singular edenet, indefinite plural eden, definite plural edena)

  1. a paradise

Proper noun[edit]

eden

  1. Alternative letter-case form of Eden

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Eden.

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Noun[edit]

eden m inan

  1. (figurative) Eden (paradise on Earth)
    Synonym: raj

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Further reading[edit]

  • eden in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • eden in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *(j)edinъ, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *óynos (one, single).

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

édən

  1. one; independent form of èn.

Usage notes[edit]

The form êden is used when the word does not modify a noun directly, but stands in predicate position.

Further reading[edit]

  • eden”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

eden

  1. definite singular of ed

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