Isaac meaning

īzək
(name, person, proper) A masculine name: dim. Ike.
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(bible, person, proper) One of the patriarchs, son of Abraham and Sarah, and father of Jacob and Esau: Gen. 21:3
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The son of Abraham and Sarah, father of Esau and Jacob, from whom the Hebrew people trace their descent.
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A male given name.
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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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Origin of isaac

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

    From Wiktionary