- a masculine name: dim. Abe
- Bible the first patriarch and ancestor of the Hebrews: Gen. 12-25
Origin of AbrahamClassical Hebrew (language) avraham, literally , father of many: the origin, originally form, avram, means “father is exalted”: see Genesis 17:5
in Abraham's bosom
- at rest with one's dead ancestors
- in a state of heavenly bliss, peace, etc.