Abraham (name)

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Abraham
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Pronunciation English /ˈbrəhæm/
Other names
See also Abram, Avram, Ibrahim, Ebrahim, Abe, Avi, Bram

This is a list of people named after Abraham, the Biblical patriarch (Hebrew: אַבְרָהָם, Modern Avraham Tiberian ʾAḇrāhām Ashkenazi Avrohom or Avruhom); the father of the Abrahamic Religions, Judaism, Christianity and Islam:

As recounted in the Torah, his name was originally Avram which means "High Father" - "av" (אב) "father", "ram" (רם) "high" - with the "ha" (ה) added in mark of his covenant with God.

Translations[edit]

  • Arabic: إبراهيم (Ibrahim, Ebrahim, Ibraheem)
  • Armenian: Աբրահամ
  • Belarusian: Абрагам
  • Bengali: আব্রাহাম (Ābrāhāma)
  • Biblical: Abraham
  • Biblical Greek: Abraam
  • Biblical Hebrew: Avraham
  • Biblical Latin: Abraham
  • Chechen: Ibragim
  • Bulgarian: Аврам (Avram)
  • Chinese Simplified: 亚伯拉罕 (Yàbólāhǎn)
  • Chinese Traditional: 亞伯拉罕 (Yàbólāhǎn)
  • Dutch: Bram, Braam, Abraham
  • English: Abraham, Abe, Bram, Abie, Abey, Arram
  • Finnish: Aabraham, Aapo
  • French: Abram
  • Georgian: აბრაამი (Abraami), Abraam, აბრამ (Abram)
  • Greek: Αβραάμ (Avraám)
  • Gujarati: અબ્રાહમ (Abrāhama)
  • Haitian Creole: Abraram
  • Hausa: Ibrahim
  • Hebrew: אברהם, Abraham, Avraham, Avi
  • Hindi: अब्राहम (Abrāhama)
  • Iranian: Ebrahim
  • Italian: Abramo
  • Japanese: アブラハム (Aburahamu)
  • Jewish: Abe
  • Kannada: ಅಬ್ರಹಾಂ (Abrahāṁ)
  • Khmer: អ័ប្រាហាំ
  • Korean: 아브라함 (Abeulaham)
  • Lao: ອັບຣາຮາມ
  • Latin: Abrahamus
  • Lithuanian: Abraomas
  • Macedonian: Авраам (Avraam)
  • Maori: Aperahama
  • Marathi: अब्राहाम (Abrāhāma)
  • Mongolian: Абрахам (Abrakham)
  • Nepali: अब्राहाम (Abrāhāma)
  • Ossetian: Ibragim
  • Persian: ابراهیم
  • Portuguese: Abrão
  • Punjabi: ਅਬਰਾਹਾਮਨੂੰ (Abarāhāmanū)
  • Russian: Авраам (Avraam),[1][2] Авраамий (Avraamy),[2] Аврамий (Avramy),[3] Абрам (Abram),[1][4] Абрамий (Abramy),[4] Аврам (Avram),[3] Обра́м (Obram),[3] Абрахам (Abrakham)[3]
  • Serbian: Аврам (Avram)
  • Somali: Ibraahim
  • Spanish: Abrahán, Abran, Abrahin, Abrahon, Abrán
  • Swahili: Ibrahimu, Arram
  • Tamil: ஆபிரகாம் (Āpirakām)
  • Telugu: అబ్రహం (Abrahaṁ)
  • Thai: อับราฮัม (Xạbrāḥạm)
  • Turkish: İbrahim
  • Ukranian: Авраам (Avraam)
  • Urdu: ابراہیم
  • Western African: Ibrahima
  • Yiddish: אברהם, Avram, Avrum
  • Yoruba: Abrahamu
  • Zulu: Abrahama

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Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b Nikonov, p. 50
  2. ^ a b Superanskaya [1], p. 20
  3. ^ a b c d Superanskaya [2], p. 30
  4. ^ a b Petrovsky, p. 35

Sources[edit]

  • В. А. Никонов (V. A. Nikonov). "Ищем имя" (Looking for a Name). Изд. "Советская Россия". Москва, 1988. ISBN 5-268-00401-8
  • Н. А. Петровский (N. A. Petrovsky). "Словарь русских личных имён" (Dictionary of Russian First Names). ООО Издательство "АСТ". Москва, 2005. ISBN 5-17-002940-3
  • [1] А. В. Суперанская (A. V. Superanskaya). "Современный словарь личных имён: Сравнение. Происхождение. Написание" (Modern Dictionary of First Names: Comparison. Origins. Spelling). Айрис-пресс. Москва, 2005. ISBN 5-8112-1399-9
  • [2] А. В. Суперанская (A. V. Superanskaya). "Словарь русских имён" (Dictionary of Russian Names). Издательство Эксмо. Москва, 2005. ISBN 5-699-14090-5