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Sarai

[sair-ahy, -ey-ahy] /ˈsɛər aɪ, -eɪˌaɪ/
noun
1.
an earlier name of Sarah. Gen. 17:15.
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  • But when Sarai wanted to make Hagar do her work, she ran away and fled into the wilderness.

  • He then, out of fear, asked Sarai who she was, and who it was that she brought along with her.

    The Antiquities of the Jews Flavius Josephus
  • We remark again, that Hagar was certainly in the relation of domestic slavery, and not of a hired servant, to Abraham and Sarai.

    A Defence of Virginia Robert L. Dabney
  • His remanding her to Sarai shows that the subjection was lawful and right.

    A Defence of Virginia Robert L. Dabney
  • Consider the instance of Hagar, the "plural" wife of Abram, and the handmaid of Sarai.

    The Articles of Faith James E. Talmage
  • And when Sarai dealt hardly with her, she fled from her face.

  • The city pleased them much, and they hired quarters in the Sarai.

    Santal Folk Tales A. Campbell
Sarai in the Bible

my princess, the name originally borne by Sarah (Gen. 11:31; 17:15).

Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
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