earthy; red

a city on the Jordan, “beside Zaretan,” in the time of Joshua. (Joshua 3:16) Man, generically, for the name Adam was not confined to the father of the human race, but like homo was applicable to woman as well as to man . (Genesis 5:2) (red earth), the name given in Scripture to the first […]

-1. The first man. Creation of Ge 1:26-28; 2:7; 1Co 15:45; 1Ti 2:13 .History of, before he sinned Ge 1:26-30; 2:16-25 .Temptation and sin of Ge 3; Job 31:33; Isa 43:27; Ho 6:7 .See R. V.) Ro 5:14-21; 1Ti 2:14 .Subsequent history of Ge 3:20-24; 4:1,2,25; 5:1-5 .His death Ge 5:5 .Progenitor of the human […]

Red, a Babylonian word, the generic name for man, having the same meaning in the Hebrew and the Assyrian languages. It was the name given to the first man, whose creation, fall, and subsequent history and that of his descendants are detailed in the first book of Moses (Gen. 1:27-ch. 5). “God created man [Heb., […]

The apostle Paul speaks of Adam as “the figure of him who was to come.” On this account our Lord is sometimes called the second Adam. This typical relation is described in Rom. 5:14-19.

Is referred to in Josh. 3:16. It stood “beside Zarethan,” on the west bank of Jordan (1 Kings 4:12). At this city the flow of the water was arrested and rose up “upon an heap” at the time of the Israelites’ passing over (Josh. 3:16).