Adam

Synonyms:
Adam, a-DAM, אָדָם
Adam (Wikipedia)

Adam
The Patriarch
BornCreated on 6th day
Garden of Eden
Diedc. 930 years AM
Venerated inCatholic Church
FeastDec. 24
PatronageGardeners and tailors
Adam
Biblical figure
Michelangelo, Creation of Adam 03.jpg
Spouse(s)Eve
Lilith
ChildrenAwan (daughter)
Cain (son)
Azura (daughter)
Abel (son)
Seth (son)
Aclima (daughter)

Adam (Hebrew: אָדָם, Modern: ʼAdam, Tiberian: ʼĀḏām; Arabic: آدَم‎, translit. ʾĀdam; Greek: Αδάμ, translit. Adám; Latin: Adam) is the name used in the opening chapters of the Book of Genesis and in the Quran for the first man created by God, but it is also used in a collective sense as "mankind" and individually as "a human". Biblical Adam (man, mankind) is created from adamah (earth), and Genesis 1-8 makes considerable play of the bond between them, for Adam is estranged from the earth through his disobedience.

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