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And Yahweh God planted a garden in Eden in the east, and there he put the man[a] whom he had formed. And Yahweh God caused to grow every tree that was pleasing to the sight and good for food. And the tree of life was in the midst of the garden, along with[b] the tree of the knowledge of good and evil.

10 Now[c] a river flowed out from Eden that watered the garden, and from there it diverged and became four branches.

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  1. Genesis 2:8 “The man” indicates the noun is singular and occurs with the definite article
  2. Genesis 2:9 Or “and”
  3. Genesis 2:10 Or “And”

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