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I·saac

 (ī′zək)
In the Bible, the son of Abraham who was offered as a sacrifice to God. The sacrifice was prevented at the last moment by divine intervention.

Isaac

(ˈaɪzək)
n
(Bible) an Old Testament patriarch, the son of Abraham and Sarah and father of Jacob and Esau (Genesis 17; 21–27)

I•saac

(ˈaɪ zək)

n.
a son of Abraham and Sarah, and father of Jacob. Gen. 21:1–4.
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Noun1.Isaac - (Old Testament) the second patriarchIsaac - (Old Testament) the second patriarch; son of Abraham and Sarah who was offered by Abraham as a sacrifice to God; father of Jacob and Esau
Old Testament - the collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people; the first half of the Christian Bible
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Went on the loose; had with him about five hundred dollars belonging to the firm; he's with Isaacs & Sons now, shoe people on Sixth Avenue.
Your man seems to have other friends; Isaacs & Sons are here, and the type-writer firm who taught him; but what YOU say will help most.
He begrudged to Isaacs & Sons the credit of having given Spear his liberty.
He shook hands with Isaacs & Sons, and congratulated them upon their public spirit, and the type-writer firm upon their public spirit.
And he told Spear, when Isaacs & Sons went bankrupt, which at the rate they were giving away their money to the Hebrew Hospital would be very soon, Spear must come back to him.
Isaacs has been very good to us, and we owe him money.
Isaacs has advanced us fifty pounds to pay off our debts and to get a proper outfit for James.
Isaacs will be shouting 'genius' to his loafers at the bar.
Isaacs recognised that Freud's main concern was for the treatment of adults but she also considered that his theories could be applied to children and part of her legacy is the fact that phrases such as 'he is in denial' or 'she's just shut it out of her system' are part of educators' language today.
Bolewski's recovery, however, took a dramatic turn at the end of 2008, when he began working twice a week with personal trainer Taylor Isaacs, a former kinesiology professor at California State University, Northridge.
INDIAN community leader Joe Isaacs and his wife Merilla are leaving Bahrain after almost four decades here.
Coach E, and Diane Isaacs at the helm, The Miracle Project is, for many children, bridging the gap caused by autism.