Isaac(redirected from Itzchak)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.
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.
(Bible) an Old Testament patriarch, the son of Abraham and Sarah and father of Jacob and Esau (Genesis 17; 21–27)
a son of Abraham and Sarah, and father of Jacob. Gen. 21:1–4.
Switch to new thesaurus
|Noun||1.||Isaac - (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