Hagar definition

hāgər, -gär
In the Bible, the Egyptian servant of Abraham's wife, Sarah. With Abraham she had a son, Ishmael.
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The Egyptian concubine of Abraham, mother of Ishmael. (biblical character)
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A female given name.
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(name, person, proper) A feminine and masculine name.
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(bible, person, proper) A concubine of Abraham and slave of Abraham's wife Sarah.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
hagar
Plural:
hagars

Origin of hagar

  • From Hebrew הָגָר (Hagar, “stranger”). Compare Arabic هاجر (Hajar), Tiberian Hebrew [script?] (Hāḡār).

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