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SARAH. 1. Called also Sarai. Wife of Abraham, Gen. 11:29-31; 12:5. Relative of Abraham, Gen. 12:10-20; 20:12. Abraham represents her as his sister, and Abimelech, king of Gerar, takes her; she is restored to Abraham by means of a dream, Gen. 20:1-14. Is sterile; gives her servant, Hagar, to Abraham as a wife, Gen. 16:1-3. Her jealousy of Hagar, Gen. 16:4-6; 21:9-14. Her miraculous conception of Isaac, Gen. 17:15-21; 18:9-15. Name changed from Sarai to Sarah, Gen. 17:15. Gives birth to Isaac, Gen. 21:3,6-8. Death and burial of, Gen. 23; 25:10. Character of, Heb. 11:11; 1 Pet. 3:5,6. 2. See Serah.