“Because you have done this,
cursed are you above all livestock
and above all beasts of the field;
on your belly you shall go,
and fdust you shall eat
all the days of your life.
hhe shall bruise your head,
and you shall bruise his heel.”
“I will surely multiply your pain in childbearing;
iin pain you shall bring forth children.
but he shall krule over you.”
“Because you have listened to the voice of your wife
and have eaten of the tree
lof which I commanded you,
‘You shall not eat of it,’
mcursed is the ground because of you;
nin pain you shall eat of it all the days of your life;
and you shall eat the plants of the field.
you shall eat bread,
till you return to the ground,
for out of it you were taken;
ofor you are dust,
and pto dust you shall return.”
20 The man called his wife’s name Eve, because she was the mother of all living.7
Hebrew seed; so throughout Genesis
Or shall be toward (see 4:7)
Eve sounds like the Hebrew for life-giver and resembles the word for living
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