from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- In the Bible, the wife of Abraham and mother of Isaac.
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- proper n. Wife of patriarch Abraham, mother of Isaac.
- proper n. A female given name
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- n. (Old Testament) the wife of Abraham and mother of Isaac
Hebrew śārâ, princess, feminine of śar, prince; see śrr in Semitic roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Hebrew שָׂרָה (Sara, "lady, princess"), which was originally converted from the given name שָׂרָי (saráy, "Sarai"). (Wiktionary)