One of Adam’s sons

One of Adam’s sons - ABEL
One of Adam's sons

The answer to this crossword question is a four-letter name that refers to one of the two sons of Adam and Eve in the Biblical story. According to the Book of Genesis, Abel was the second son born to Adam and Eve after Cain. He was a shepherd and was favored by God for offering the best of his flock as a sacrifice, while his brother Cain, a farmer, was jealous of his brother’s favor and killed him. This event is known as the story of Cain and Abel, and it represents the first murder in human history. Abel’s name has become synonymous with innocence and piety, and his story has been retold and interpreted by various cultures and religions throughout history.