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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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[ˈaɪzək] NIsaac

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[ˈaɪzək] nIsacco
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