Isaac

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew יִצְחָק (Yitzchak or Yitzhak), meaning "[he] will laugh" (since his mother Sarah laughed when told she was pregnant at her old age).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Isaac

  1. The son of Abraham and Sarah, father of Esau and Jacob, from whom the Hebrew people trace their descent.
  2. A male given name.

Translations[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


French[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Isaac

  1. Isaac (Biblical figure)
  2. A male given name

Anagrams[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Isaac (m)

  1. Isaac (Biblical figure)
  2. A male given name

Quotations[edit]

  • 1602La Santa Biblia (antigua versión de Casiodoro de Reina), rev., Génesis 21:4
    Y cicuncidó Abraham á su hijo Isaac de ocho días, como Dios le había mandado.