- the mother of Ishmael. Gen. 16.
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It is possible that Hagar is still living there and that Isaac has gone to visit her following his mother's death.Isaac, Ishmael And Burying The Hatchet
September 17, 2012
It was happy for Hagar that the angel was sent to arrest her progress.
It was the evident intention of Hagar to escape to her native country.
Hagar forgot her petulance, and became curious as any white woman.
Hagar shifted her blanket and thrust out a stubborn under lip.
He just stuck his nose into old Hagar's wikiup—and one sniff seemed to be about all he wanted.
- Old Testament an Egyptian maid of Sarah, who bore Ishmael to Abraham, Sarah's husband
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