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Definition of the noun abraham

What does abraham mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. the first of the Old Testament patriarchs and the father of Isaac; according to Genesis, God promised to give Abraham's family (the Hebrews) the land of Canaan (the Promised Land); God tested Abraham by asking him to sacrifice his son
    • example: Judaism, Christianity, and Islam each has a special claim on Abraham
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • synonym of Abraham: Ibrahim
    • instance of: patriarch = any of the early biblical characters regarded as fathers of the human race

Film

"Abraham" is a 1994 television movie based on the life of the Biblical patriarch Abraham. It was shot in Ouarzazate, Morocco.

Characters

  1. Abraham a.k.a. Abram is a fictional character from the play Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare and and its film and TV adaptations.
  2. Abraham is a fictional representation of the biblical figure of the same name.
  3. Abraham is a fictional character from 2011 film The Dirty Picture.
  4. Abraham is a fictional character from the 2007 film Abraham and Lincoln.
  5. Abraham is a fictional character from the 2010 film Elektra.
  6. Abraham is a fictional character from Contract.
  7. Abraham is a fictional character from the 1978 film Eeta.
  8. Abraham is a fictional character from the 2009 film Year One.
  9. Abraham is a fictional character from the 2010 film Ay Lav Yu.
  10. Abraham is a fictional character from the 1969 film Popi.
  11. Abraham a.k.a. Ábrahám is a fictional character from the 1976 film Epidemic.
  12. Abraham is a fictional character from the 2013 film The Butler.
  13. Abraham is a fictional character from the 2007 film Chocolate.
  14. Abraham is a fictional character from the 2008 film Aakasha Gopuram.
  15. Abraham is a fictional character from When a Fellow Needs a Friend.
  16. Abraham is a fictional character from the 2008 film Hijack.
  17. Abraham is a fictional character from the film Yellow Men and Gold.
  18. Abraham is a fictional character from the 1974 film Flavia the Heretic.
  19. Abraham is a fictional character from the 1989 film Merry Christmas... Happy New Year.
  20. Abraham is a fictional character from the 2006 film 6 Brothaz in a Cadillac.
  21. Abraham is a fictional character from the 1920 film The Symbol of the Unconquered.
  22. Abraham is a fictional character in the 2009 fantasy film Nutcracker: The Untold Story.
  23. Abraham is a fictional character from the 2013 film Hasard.
  24. Abraham is a fictional character from the 2013 film Un lugar mejor.
  25. Abraham is a fictional character from the 2011 film Silver Case.
  26. Abraham is a fictional character from the 1921 film Felix.
  27. Abraham is a fictional film character.
  28. Abraham is a fictional film character.
  29. Abraham is a fictional film character.

There are other characters with in their name, like John Abraham, Karl Abraham, Abraham Lewin, David Abraham, Abraham Lincoln, Abraham Sánchez, Abraham González, Abraham Woodhull, Abraham Zapruder, Abraham Cornelius, Abraham's Daughter, Abraham Quintanilla, Abraham Van Helsing and President Abraham Lincoln.

Person

Who is Abraham?

Abraham a.k.a. Abraham Aronofsky is an actor.

Phrases with Abraham

Phrases starting with the word Abraham:

  1. Abraham Man
  2. abraham stoker
  3. abraham lincoln
  4. abraham's bosom
  5. abraham's bosom

Phrase ending with the word Abraham:

  1. bosom of abraham

Other phrases containing the word Abraham:

  1. In Abraham's Bosom
  2. james abraham garfield
  3. albert abraham michelson
  4. president abraham lincoln

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Abraham

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Google previewAbraham's Children (2006)

Jews, Christians and Muslims in Conversation by Richard Harries, Norman Solomon, Timothy Winter

For Judaism, Abraham is the first Jew, prefiguring in many ways the story of Moses.

Google previewProducing Spoilers (2014)

Peacemaking and the Production of Enmity in a Secular Age by Joyce Dalsheim

Abraham is the father of Ishmael as well as Isaac, so remembering this patriarch is also significant to the memory of Arabs more generally, whether Muslim or Christian (or, one might add, Jewish).11 There are other places in time and different ...

Google previewFace of Things, The

A Different Side of Ethics by Silvia Benso

Abraham is the metaphorical figure which Levinas poses as an escort for the philosophical mind on its path toward heteronomy. Abraham ...

Google previewYou Were Born to Conquer (2012)

by Alex Osorio

Abraham is the father of them all. Again, consider ...

Google previewHow to Read Genesis (2009)

by Tremper Longman III

THE ABRAHAM NARRATIVE As the one whom God chose, Abraham is the most important of the three patriarchs in terms of development and later theological use.2 Abraham is the father of the faith, the one with whom God chose to enter into ...

Google previewOur Sunday Visitor's Encyclopedia of Saints (2003)

by Matthew Bunson, Margaret Bunson, Stephen Bunson

Abraham (d.c. 345) > A bishop of Arbela in Assyria who suffered martyrdom during the persecutions conducted by the Sassanid Persian King Shapur II (r. 309-379). Abraham was probably executed at a site called Telman. Feast day: February ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Connecticut Biography (1917)

Genealogical-memorial; Representative Citizens by Samuel Hart

Abraham Tourtel- lotte was driven from France to Amsterdam about the beginning of the summer of ...

Google previewBiographical Dictionary of Actors, Actresses, Musicians, Dancers, Managers and Other Stage Personnel in London (1973)

1660-1800 by Philip H. Highfill, Jr., Kalman A. Burnim, Edward A. Langhans

Adcock, Abraham d. 1jj 3, trumpeter, organist, violinist, organ builder.

Google previewCalmet's Dictionary of the Holy Bible (1835)

by Augustin Calmet

Abraham entertains three angels, under the appearance of travellers; they predict to Sarah the birth of a son (Isaac).

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Quotes about Abraham

He can compress the most words into the smallest ideas of any man I ever met. (Abraham Lincoln)
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Scrabble value of A1B3R1A1H4A1M3

The value of this 7-letter word is 14 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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