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Definition of the noun Adam and Eve

What does Adam and Eve mean as a name of something?

  1. Adam and Eve is the vernacular name of the Aplectrum, a genus of Orchidaceae.
  2. Adam and Eve is the vernacular name of the Aplectrum hyemale, a species of Aplectrum.
    • geographic area: North America

Alternative definition of the noun Adam and Eve

proper noun

  1. [biblical character] The first man and woman, respectively, according to the Book of Genesis.

Definition of the verb Adam and Eve

What does Adam and Eve mean as a doing phrase?


  1. [Cockney rhyming slang] To believe.


  1. "Adam and Eve" a.k.a. "National Lampoon's Adam & Eve": National Lampoon's Adam & Eve, also known simply as Adam & Eve, is a 2005 comedy motion picture, released as part of the ongoing series of National Lampoon films. The film is directed by Jeff Kanew and stars Cameron Douglas, Emmanuelle Chriqui, George Dzundza and others.
  2. "Adam and Eve" is a 1953 Danish family comedy written and directed by Erik Balling. The film was awarded the 1954 Bodil Award for Best Danish Film and Per Buckhøj won the Bodil Award for Best Actor for his role as the zealous schoolteacher.
  3. "Adam and Eve": Adão e Eva is a 1995 Portuguese film directed by Joaquim Leitão.
  4. "Adam and Eve" is a 1949 Italian comedy film directed by Mario Mattoli and starring Erminio Macario.
  5. "Adam and Eve" is a 1956 drama film written and directed by Alberto Gout.
  6. "Adam and Eve" is a 1967 short animation film directed by Dusan Marek.
    • country: Australia
    • producer: Dusan Marek
    • genre: Animation
    • released in (48 years ago)
    • award:
      • Australian Film Institute Award for Best Experimental Film nomination for Dusan Marek
      • Australian Film Institute Award for Best Experimental Film (Gold Award), received by Dusan Marek
      • Australian Film Institute Grand Prix Award, received by Dusan Marek

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Google previewThe Children's Worker's Encyclopedia of Bible-teaching ...

Adam and Eve lived in the garden and were great friends with God. They loved God, and God loved Adam and Eve very much. (Give yourself a hug.) There were also two very important trees in the Garden of Eden. There was the tree that ...

Google previewThe New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy (2002)

by Eric Donald Hirsch, Joseph F. Kett, James S. Trefil

Adam and Eve In the Bible, the first man and the first woman. The Book of Genesis tells that God created Adam by breathing life into "the dust of the ground. " Later, God created Eve from Adam's rib. God placed Adam and Eve in the Garden of ...

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Small photo of Moscow, Russia - January 6, 2015: Sculpture biblical figures of Adam and Eve under the Tree of Paradise at the center of the fountain of the same name, LandmarkSmall photo of MOSCOW, RUSSIA - CIRCA FEBRUARY, 2016: a post stamp printed in POLAND shows a statue "Adam and Eve", the series "The 19th Century Popular Sculptures", circa 1969Small photo of BOLOGNA, ITALY - JUNE 04: Expulsion from Paradise up, the work of Adam and Eve down, panel by Jacopo della Quercia on the central door of San Petronio Basilica in Bologna, Italy, on June 04, 2015Small photo of MANAMA,AJMAN - CIRCA 1971: collection of vintage stamps shows paintings Adam and Eve. Arts series, circa 1971Small photo of God punishes Adam and Eve expelling them from Paradise. The sculpture in the Cathedral of Siena. 12-13 century. Sienna. Italy.Small photo of Barcelona, Spain - July 06, 2015: "Adam and Eve" - the detail of Sagrada Familia - The Roman Catholic Church in Barcelona, the masterpiece of Antonio GaudiSmall photo of SLUPSK, POLAND - 27 MARCH 2016 - stained glass window depicting the creation of Adam and Eve More...

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Quotes about Adam and Eve

When I look back, the Garden is a dream to me. It was surpassingly beautiful, and now it is lost, and I shall not see it anymore. The Garden is lost, but I have found him, and am content. (Mark Twain)
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