Genesis 2:9 NIV

9 The LORD God made all kinds of trees grow out of the ground—trees that were pleasing to the eye and good for food. In the middle of the garden were the tree of life and the tree of the knowledge of good and evil.

References for Genesis 2:9

Study tools for Genesis 2:9

  • a 2:5 - Or "land" ; also in verse 6
  • b 2:6 - Or "mist"
  • c 2:7 - The Hebrew for "man (adam)" sounds like and may be related to the Hebrew for "ground (adamah)" ; it is also the name "Adam" (see verse 20).
  • d 2:12 - Or "good" ; "pearls"
  • e 2:13 - Possibly southeast Mesopotamia
  • f 2:20 - Or "the man"
  • g 2:21 - Or "took part of the man’s side"
  • h 2:22 - Or "part"