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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.
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Isaac

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

(ˈaɪ zək)

n.
a son of Abraham and Sarah, and father of Jacob. Gen. 21:1–4.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
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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Isaac

[ˈaɪzək] NIsaac
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Isaac

[ˈaɪzək] nIsacco
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Rashi proposes that the word meshek, here translated as household, is related to the root shin-kuf-kuf, to run about, as in Genesis 41:40, v'al pikha yishak kol ammi, by your command shall all my people be directed.
Yishak Tesfami Negussie, 21, of 28 Orient St., Worcester, charged with larceny under $250, continued to May 21.
Hamas did not respond to Carter's requests, however, that it halt rocket fire on Israeli border towns and agree to talk to Israel's deputy PM, Eli Yishak, about a prisoner exchange.