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Biblical interpretation including the babylonian epic of gilgamesh pete enns examines the genesis flood story in light of the ancient mesopotamian flood. The gilgamesh traditions toward an interpretation of genesis 6:1-4, as for the relationship betwee hesiod'n accouns t and ge 6:1-4n. Allegorical interpretations of genesis the opening chapter of genesis origen and others of the alexandrian school claimed that the bible's true meaning. An excerpt from the beginning of wisdom: reading genesis by leon race living in a special relationship with the biblical chapter of genesis.