Meaning of “Eden” in the English Dictionary


"Eden" in English

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Edennoun [ S ]

uk /ˈiː.dən/ us /ˈiː.dən/ also the Garden of Eden

Examples from literature

  • All was dewy, glittering, fragrant, musical as a morn in Eden. 
  • It is an old and honoured jest that Eve—type of eternal womanhood—sacrificed the peace of Eden for the pleasures of dress. 
  • It's Eden come again when God walked in the garden. 
  • The Lord of all mankind hath fashioned this human realm to be a Garden of Eden, an earthly paradise. 

(Definition of “Eden” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)