abraham - definitions and synonyms

abraham noun

  1. ( also written as Abraham )

    English Meaning: 

    : 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 Sentenses:

    • Judaism, Christianity, and Islam each has a special claim on Abraham