- the first of the Old Testament patriarchs and the father of Isaac; according to Genesis, God promised to give Abraham's family (the Hebrews) the land of Canaan (the Promised Land); God tested Abraham by asking him to sacrifice his son;
"Judaism, Christianity, and Islam each has a special claim on Abraham"
- The time came when God put Abraham to the test.
- Then Abraham looked up, and he saw a ram.
- abraham:Abraham n. [圣经]亚伯拉罕(相传为希伯来人的始祖)习惯用语Father Abraham 美国总统亚伯拉罕.林肯的称号in Abraham's bosom 与先祖同眠在天国; 在极幸福的境界…