1. Abraham the first of the Old Testament patriarchs and the father of Isaac; according to Genesis, God promised to give Abraham's family (the Hebrews) the land of Canaan (the Promised Land); God tested Abraham by asking him to sacrifice his son
  2. Ibrahim the first of the Old Testament patriarchs and the father of Isaac; according to Genesis, God promised to give Abraham's family (the Hebrews) the land of Canaan (the Promised Land); God tested Abraham by asking him to sacrifice his son
  3. Abramis European fishes
  4. apprehensive in fear or dread of possible evil or harm
  5. Brahms German composer who developed the romantic style of both lyrical and classical music (1833-1897)
  6. apprehension fearful expectation or anticipation
  7. Bahamas island country in the Atlantic to the east of Florida and Cuba; a popular winter resort
  8. apparatus equipment designed to serve a specific function
  9. abranchious having no gills
  10. Abraham Stoker Irish writer of the horror novel about Dracula (1847-1912)
  11. Abrocoma abrocomes
  12. abrogate revoke formally
  13. abrocome ratlike rodent with soft fur and large ears of the Andes
  14. abrase wear away
  15. Abraham's bosom the place where the just enjoy the peace of heaven after death
  16. abrasive causing irritation or erosion by friction
  17. apprehend anticipate with dread or anxiety
  18. brahman the highest of the four varnas: the priestly or sacerdotal category
  19. Brahman any of several breeds of Indian cattle
  20. aberration a state or condition markedly different from the norm