Glossary for Lessons 1-3
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Son of Adam and Eve murdered by his brother
An ancient Babylonian story of the Flood that includes the creation, corruption, the flood, and a new order
Son of Adam and Eve who murdered his brother
Term used to describe the third and final stage of redemption.
Term used to describe the second or middle stage of redemption
In the Hebrew language, it means a delightful place.
In the Babylonian language, it means plain or flatland.
Name given both to a son of Cain and to a descendant of Seth. The son of Cain was a murderer and the descendant of Seth "walked with God."
An ancient Babylonian story about the creation
Fourth of the four headwaters flowing out of the river from the Garden of Eden
Region between Egypt and Mesopotamia, bordered by the desert on the south and the mountains on the north
Second of the four headwaters flowing out of the river from the Garden of Eden. It went through the entire land of Cush.
An ancient Babylonian story of the Flood
Term used to describe the first stage of redemption
Son of Lamech, father of those who lived in tents and raised livestock
Son of Lamech, father of all who played the harp and the flute
Evil descendant of Cain who boasted of killing a young man who had wounded him and claimed that God would avenge him 77 times
The seven pronged lamp that was in the Tabernacle
The region of the Tigris and Euphrates rivers
Strong warriors known for their violence and exploitation. They appear in Genesis 6, and again in Numbers 13, when Israel sent spies to explore Canaan.
Name of the first of the four headwaters flowing out of the river from the Garden of Eden. It went through the land of Havilah, where there was gold and onyx.
The original form of something that serves as an example for other similar things
Day of rest
Third son of Adam and Eve
Son of Noah, descendant of Seth, father of the Israelites
Movable tent in which the Ark of the Covenant was kept and in which God showed His special presence to Israel
Third of the four headwaters flowing out of the river from the Garden of Eden. It ran along the ast side of Asshur.
Son of Lamech, who forged all kinds of tools out of bronze and iron
Name of God used at the time of Seth, which became prominent in the time of Moses