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God creates woman
Dictionaries
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Women in the Bible
Women in the Bible Overviews the biblical portrayal of women with an introduction to how gender ideology affects biblical interpretation.
Women in the Bible, Mistreatment of
Women in the Bible, Mistreatment of Examines biblical accounts depicting the mistreatment of women and various ways to interpret such accounts.
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Women
WOMEN. This entry consists of three articles that survey aspects of women’s lives and social status in the world of the Bible. The first focuses on women in Mesopotamia, the second on women in the OT, and the third on women in the NT.
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Comforter
Comforter. kjv translation of the Greek word parakletos in John 14:16, 26; 15:26; and 16:7.See Paraclete.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Helper
Helper[Heb ʿāzar] (Gen. 2:18, 20; 1 Ch. 12:18; Job 9:13; Ps. 10:14; etc.); AV also HELP; NEB also PARTNER, PROTECTOR, DEFENDER, ALLY, PARTISAN, BODYGUARD, “those who aided”; [Gk. prostátis] (Rom. 16:2); AV SUCCOURER; NEB GOOD FRIEND; [boēthós] (He. 13:6); [diakonéō] (Acts 19:22); AV “them that
Rib
Rib [Heb. šēlāʾ (Gen. 2:21f); Aram ʾalaʿ (Dnl. 7:5)].In Daniel’s vision of four beasts coming out of the sea (Dnl. 7), the second beast is a bear, with “three ribs in its mouth.” Scholars vary widely in their interpretation of this vision (see comms).Scholars have generally explained the significance
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Comforter
COMFORTER* kjv translation of the Greek word parakletos in John 14:16, 26; 15:26; and 16:7. See Paraclete.
Woman
WOMAN Man’s companion created by God.Her Creation Genesis provides two accounts of the creation of the first man and woman. In the first, Genesis 1:26–28, God created humans in his image, as male and female. Hence, the female shares with the male the image of God, reflects his power and majesty on earth,
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Woman
WOMAN. The Heb. word ˒ishshâ, “woman, wife,” is thought to be derived from a root `-n-sh, “to be soft, delicate.” While it is similar to Heb. ˒ı̂sh, “man,” there is an intentional contrast in meaning, for ˒ı̂sh seems to come from a root ˒-y-sh, “to be strong” (BDB, pp. 35, 61). Heb. nqēbâ, “female,”
The New Bible Dictionary, Third Edition
Woman
WOMAN(Heb. ʾiššâ, Gk. gynē). The common humanity and equal value of woman and man, created ‘in the image of God’, is a theme of Gn. 1:27. Complementarity and the incompleteness of each without the other is a theme of Gn. 2:20, where woman is created to be man’s helper or partner. (*Eve). Gn. 3:16
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Rib
RibA curved bone, often cartilaginous, attached to the spine and protecting the viscera (Heb. ṣēlāʿ; Aram. ʿalaʿ). It was from one of Adam’s ribs that God formed Eve (Gen. 2:21–23). The second beast in Daniel’s vision has three ribs in its mouth (Dan. 7:5; NRSV “tusks”). Elsewhere biblical usage
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Helper
Helper (Heb. ˓āzar Gk. antílēmpsis).† In the Old Testament a helper is one who provides aid or relief, most notably the Lord (e.g., Ps. 30:10; 54:4). Eve (RSV “a woman”) is created as a helper or partner for the man (Gen. 2:18, 20; KJV “a help meet for him”; JB “helpmate”; E. A. Speiser
Rib
Rib (Heb. ṣēlā˓; Aram. ˓ala˓).† A curved bone, often cartilaginous, attached to the spine and protecting the viscera. It was from one of Adam’s ribs that God formed Eve (Gen. 2:21–23; cf. NIV mg.). The second beast in Daniel’s vision has three ribs in its mouth (Dan. 7:5; NJV “fangs”).
Dictionary of Jesus and the Gospels
Women
WomenAll four Gospels contain information on Jesus’ relationship to women and the involvement of women in Jesus’ life and ministry. Jesus accepted and affirmed as persons of worth various women who were neglected or rejected within his society. Jesus taught women and included them among his disciples*.
Dictionary of Paul and His Letters
Man
Man and womanNo NT writer has been more criticized for his allegedly negative portrayal of women than the apostle Paul. Although Paul’s view that “There is neither male nor female in Christ” (Gal 3:28) has been hailed as revolutionary, he has been viewed conversely as merely a child of his culture in
Catholic Bible Dictionary
Woman
WOMAN “So God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him; male and female he created them” (Gen 1:27). Because man and woman were both created in the image of God, they possess an equal dignity that is bestowed by the Creator. Woman is equal in dignity with man, despite being sexually
Key passages
Ge 2:18–25

Then Yahweh God said, “it is not good that the man is alone. I will make for him a helper as his counterpart.” And out of the ground Yahweh God formed every beast of the field and every bird of the sky, and he brought each to the man to see what he would call it. And whatever the man …

See also
Participants
Eve
God
Setting
Important Things
Topics & Themes
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