The LORD God took the man and put him in the Garden of Eden to work it and take care of it.
Read Genesis 2:15 Using Other Translations
And the LORD God took the man, and put him into the garden of Eden to dress it and to keep it.
The LORD God took the man and put him in the garden of Eden to work it and keep it.
The LORD God placed the man in the Garden of Eden to tend and watch over it.
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