ON THE ORIGIN OF THE WORLD
body, but his likeness resembling the man that had appeared to them. His modelling took place by parts, one at a time. And their leader fashioned the brain and the nervous system. After-
wards he appeared as prior to him. He became a soul-endowed man. And he was called Adam, that is, â€œfather,â€? according to the name of the one that existed before him.