Sarai

Sarai (Sair´i)

A variant spelling of Sarah, the name of Abraham’s wife (Gen 11:29-31; Gen 12:5; Gen 12:11; Gen 12:17; Gen 16:1-3; Gen 5-6:1; Gen 6:8; Gen 17:15). Her name was changed by God to Sarah (Gen 17:15) and Abram’s to Abraham (Gen 17:5) at the time they received a divine blessing.

Gen 11:29-31

29Abram and Nahor took wives; the name of Abram's wife was Sarai, and the name of Nahor's wife was Milcah. She was the daughter of Haran the father of Milcah an ... View more

Gen 12:5

5Abram took his wife Sarai and his brother's son Lot, and all the possessions that they had gathered, and the persons whom they had acquired in Haran; and they ... View more

Gen 12:11

11When he was about to enter Egypt, he said to his wife Sarai, “I know well that you are a woman beautiful in appearance;

Gen 12:17

17But the Lord afflicted Pharaoh and his house with great plagues because of Sarai, Abram's wife.

Gen 16:1-3

The Birth of Ishmael
1Now Sarai, Abram's wife, bore him no children. She had an Egyptian slave-girl whose name was Hagar,2and Sarai said to Abram, “You see that ... View more

Gen 5-6:1

Adam's Descendants to Noah and His Sons
1This is the list of the descendants of Adam. When God created humankind, he made them in the likeness of God.2Male and ... View more

Gen 6:8

8But Noah found favor in the sight of the Lord.

Gen 17:15

15God said to Abraham, “As for Sarai your wife, you shall not call her Sarai, but Sarah shall be her name.

Gen 17:15

15God said to Abraham, “As for Sarai your wife, you shall not call her Sarai, but Sarah shall be her name.

Gen 17:5

5No longer shall your name be Abram, but your name shall be Abraham; for I have made you the ancestor of a multitude of nations.

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