Avraham Avinu

Pronunciations

Avraham Avinu (ahv-rah-HAHM ah-VEE-noo) listen

Definitions

  • n. "Our father Abraham" (Glinert)

Example Sentences

  • n. "The whole Jewish concept of hospitality comes from Avraham Avinu." (Glinert)

Languages of Origin

  • Textual Hebrew

Etymology

  • אברהם אבינו avraham avinu 'Abraham our father/ancestor'

    • Who Uses This

      • Religious: Jews who are engaged in religious observance and have some Jewish education
      • Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)

      Regions

      • North America
      • Great Britain
      • South Africa
      • Australia / New Zealand

      Dictionaries

      • The Joys of Hebrew, by Lewis Glinert (New York, 1992).

      Alternative Spellings

      Avrohom Avinu, Avrom Avinu, Avrohem Avinu, Avrem Avinu, Avraham Aveenu, Avrohom Aveenu, Avrom Aveenu, Avrohem Aveenu, Avrem Aveenu

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