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Lexicon :: Strong's H8283 - śārâ

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Part of Speech
proper feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
The same as שָׂרָה (H8282)
Strong’s Definitions

שָׂרָה Sârâh, saw-raw'; the same as H8282; Sarah, Abraham's wife:—Sarah.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 38x

The KJV translates Strong's H8283 in the following manner: Sarah (38x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 38x
The KJV translates Strong's H8283 in the following manner: Sarah (38x).
  1. Sarah = "noblewoman"

    1. wife of Abraham and mother of Isaac

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שָׂרָה Sârâh, saw-raw'; the same as H8282; Sarah, Abraham's wife:—Sarah.
STRONGS H8283: Abbreviations
II. שָׂרָה 37 proper name, feminine wife of Abraham (princess); — Σαρρα: Genesis 17:15 (where formal change from שָׂרַי), Genesis 17:17; Genesis 17:19; Genesis 17:21; Genesis 21:1b. 3; Genesis 23:1 (twice in verse); Genesis 23:2 (twice in verse); Genesis 23:19; Genesis 25:10, 12; Genesis 49:31 (all P), Genesis 18:6 + 9 times 18, Genesis 21:1a. 2a Genesis 24:36, 67 (all J), Genesis 20:2 (twice in verse); Genesis 20:14, 16, 18; Genesis 21:6, 7, 9, 12 (all E); as ancestress of Hebrews Isaiah 51:2.
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Strong's Number H8283 matches the Hebrew שָׂרָה (śārâ),
which occurs 38 times in 32 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 17:15 -

Then God said to Abraham, “As for Sarai your wife, you shall not call her name Sarai, but [fn]Sarah H8283 shall be her name.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 17:17 - Then Abraham fell on his face and laughed and said in his heart, “Will a son be born to a man one hundred years old? And will Sarah H8283, who is ninety years old, bear a son?”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 17:19 - But God said, “No, but Sarah H8283 your wife will bear you a son, and you shall call his name [fn]Isaac; and I will establish My covenant with him for an everlasting covenant for his seed after him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 17:21 - “But My covenant I will establish with Isaac, whom Sarah H8283 will bear to you at this season next year.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:6 - So Abraham hurried into the tent to Sarah H8283 and said, “[fn]Hurry, prepare [fn]three seahs of fine flour, knead it, and make bread cakes.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:9 -

Then they said to him, “Where is Sarah H8283 your wife?” And he said, “There, in the tent.”

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:10 - And He said, “I will surely return to you [fn]at this time next year; and behold, Sarah H8283 your wife will have a son.” And Sarah H8283 was listening at the tent door which was behind him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:11 - Now Abraham and Sarah H8283 were old, advanced in age; Sarah H8283 was past [fn]childbearing.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:12 - And Sarah H8283 laughed [fn]to herself, saying, “After I am worn out, shall I have pleasure, my lord being old also?”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:13 - And Yahweh said to Abraham, “Why did Sarah H8283 laugh, saying, ‘Shall I indeed [fn]bear a son, when I am so old?’
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:14 - “Is anything too [fn]difficult for Yahweh? At the appointed time I will return to you, [fn]at this time next year, and Sarah H8283 will have a son.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:15 - Then Sarah H8283 denied it however, saying, “I did not laugh”; for she was afraid. And He said, “No, but you did laugh.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 20:2 - And Abraham said of Sarah H8283 his wife, “She is my sister.” So Abimelech king of Gerar sent and took Sarah H8283.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 20:14 - Abimelech then took sheep and oxen and male and female slaves and gave them to Abraham and returned his wife Sarah H8283 to him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 20:16 - To Sarah H8283 he said, “Behold, I have given your brother one thousand pieces of silver; behold, it is [fn]your vindication before all who are with you, and before all you are [fn]cleared.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 20:18 - For Yahweh had utterly shut all the wombs of the household of Abimelech because of Sarah H8283, Abraham’s wife.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:1 -

Now Yahweh visited Sarah H8283 as He had said, and Yahweh did for Sarah H8283 as He had [fn]promised.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:2 - So Sarah H8283 conceived and bore a son to Abraham in his old age, at the appointed time of which God had spoken to him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:3 - And Abraham called the name of his son who was born to him, whom Sarah H8283 bore to him, Isaac.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:6 - And Sarah H8283 said, “God has made laughter for me; everyone who hears will laugh [fn]with me.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:7 - And she said, “Who would have said to Abraham that Sarah H8283 would nurse children? Yet I have borne him a son in his old age.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:9 - And Sarah H8283 saw the son of Hagar the Egyptian, whom she had borne to Abraham, [fn]laughing in jest.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:12 - So God said to Abraham, “[fn]Do not be distressed because of the boy and your maidservant; whatever Sarah H8283 tells you, listen to her voice, for through Isaac your seed shall be named.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:1 -

And [fn]Sarah H8283 lived 127 years; these were the years of the life of Sarah H8283.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:2 - Sarah H8283 died in Kiriath-arba (that is, Hebron) in the land of Canaan; and Abraham [fn]came to mourn for Sarah H8283 and to weep for her.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:19 - After this, Abraham buried Sarah H8283 his wife in the cave of the field at Machpelah facing Mamre (that is, Hebron) in the land of Canaan.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:36 - “Now Sarah H8283 my master’s wife bore a son to my master [fn]in her old age, and he has given him all that he has.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:67 - Then Isaac brought her into his mother Sarah’s H8283 tent, and he took Rebekah, and she became his wife, and he loved her. Thus, Isaac was comforted after his mother’s death.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:10 - the field which Abraham bought from the sons of Heth; there Abraham was buried with Sarah H8283 his wife.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:12 -

Now these are the generations of Ishmael, Abraham’s son, whom Hagar the Egyptian, Sarah’s H8283 servant-woman, bore to Abraham;

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:31 - “There they buried Abraham and his wife Sarah H8283, there they buried Isaac and his wife Rebekah, and there I buried Leah
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:2 -

“Look to Abraham your father

And to Sarah H8283 who brought you forth through labor pains;

When he was but one I called him,

Then I blessed him and multiplied him.”

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