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Isaac

Abraham and Sarah’s much-longed-for son and the second Jewish patriarch. Isaac is nearly sacrificed by his father at God’s command (Genesis 22). He is married to Rebecca and is the father of Esau and Jacob. His Hebrew name is Yitzchak.

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