I don't know. Let's dig up his skeleton and do an autopsy. Oh wait, we can't. So, I guess we shall never know the answer. Logic dictates that he would NOT have a belly button since he didn't have need of an umbilical cord. He was not "born of woman", and did not have a mother at all if you believe in the "Tales of Genesis" from the Christian bible. You do know how belly buttons are formed, right?
Yes I do know how belly buttons are formed. I agree looking at it logically they would not have a belly button. The thing is on every depiction I have seen of Adam and Eve they always have belly buttons.
Well, in Islam there are no references to weather Adam peace be upon him had a belly button or not. And logic can go both ways; go created Adam without a mother nor a father so logic would suggest he didn't have belly button yet also God created Adam as a normal human being and to be the father of all humanity so logic would suggest that Adam has all the qualities of normal people hence a belly button. There is no way to be certain.
The Bible says that Adam was created -- not born like other human beings. Hence, he might have been created without belly button. I think, to say that Adam and Eve didn't have belly button is logically a right assumption.
Why do paintings of Adam and Eve show each person with a belly button?I find it interesting that many religious people (I am Christian myself) believe in Adam and Eve. Yet in many historical paintings they're often...