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Genesis 3:1 NLT

1 The serpent was the shrewdest of all the wild animals the LORD God had made. One day he asked the woman, “Did God really say you must not eat the fruit from any of the trees in the garden?”

Study tools for Genesis 3:1

  • a 3:8 - Or Adam, and so throughout the chapter.
  • b 3:15 - Or bruise; also in 3:15b .
  • c 3:16 - Or And though you will have desire for your husband, / he will rule over you.
  • d 3:20 - Eve sounds like a Hebrew term that means “to give life.”
  • e 3:22 - Or the man; Hebrew reads ha-adam.