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The origin of the name Eve is Hebrew


This is how Eve is written in Hebrew:

חַוָּה = Chavvah


This is how Eve is written in Greek

Εὕα = Heua


The  biblical meaning of the name Eve is life-giver.


Eve was the first woman, wife of Adam


The name Eve appears in the bible in the following verses:



Genesis 3:20 KJV
And Adam called his wife’s name חַוָּה (Eve); because she was the mother of all living.

Genesis 4:1 KJV
And Adam knew חַוָּה (Eve) his wife; and she conceived, and bare Cain, and said, I have gotten a man from the LORD.


2 Corinthians 11:3 KJV
But I fear, lest by any means, as the serpent beguiled Εὕα (Eve) through his subtilty, so your minds should be corrupted from the simplicity that is in Christ.

1 Timothy 2:13 KJV
For Adam was first formed, then Εὕα (Eve).