the Fall of Man Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “the Fall of Man” in the English Dictionary

"the Fall of Man" in British English

See all translations

the Fall of Mannoun [S]

uk   /ˌfɔːl əv ˈmæn/  us   /ˌfɑːl əv ˈmæn/ (also the Fall)
According to the ​Bible, the Fall (of Man) was the ​occasion when the first man and woman did not ​obey the ​rules of ​God and were ​sent away from the garden of ​Eden.
(Definition of the Fall of Man from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of the Fall of Man?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
by ,
April 27, 2016
by Liz Walter If you are a learner of English and you are confused about the words there, their and they’re, let me reassure you: many, many people with English as their first language share your problem! You only have to take a look at the ‘comments’ sections on the website of, for example, a popular

Read More 

Word of the Day

flavoursome

having good flavour or a lot of flavour

Word of the Day

bio-banding noun
bio-banding noun
April 25, 2016
in sport, grouping children according to their physical maturity rather than their age ‘When we’re grouping children for sports, we do it by age groups, but the problem is that, within those age groups, we get huge variations in biological age,’ said Dr Sean Cumming, senior lecturer at the University of Bath’s department for

Read More