Examples from the Web for abraham
In fact, one the most sacred holiday for Muslims is the sacrifice of Abraham, known as Eid al-Adha.
Getting Eugene to Washington, we learn, was the only reason Abraham is alive.
But the person taking this all the hardest, of course, is Abraham.
Ambling behind him is a handful of walkers, which Abraham dispatches in a matter of seconds.
They watch him beat several men to death inside a store; by the time Abraham turns to his family, they are afraid of him.
How Abraham and Sarah contrived to hold fast so many thousand servants against their wills, we are left quite in the dark.The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus|American Anti-Slavery Society
He named fayth to be the gift of God, because Abraham is said to be called.Diary of John Manningham|John Manningham
What shall we say then that Abraham hath found, who is our father according to the flesh?The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
This Iscah is supposed to be the same as Sarah, Abraham's wife.The City of God, Volume II|Aurelius Augustine
The counsellors of Abraham Lincoln, during the stormy days of the Rebellion, were men of trained minds.Colleges in America|John Marshall Barker
British Dictionary definitions for abraham
Word Origin and History for abraham
masc. proper name, name of the first of the patriarchs in the Old Testament, from Hebrew Abraham "father of a multitude," from abh "father" + *raham (cognate with Arabic ruham "multitude"); the name he altered from Abram "high father," from second element ram "high, exalted." Related: Abrahamic.