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Ishmael

Ish·ma·el

Ishmael

 
pronunciation:
Ish mi l [or] Ish meI l
part of speech: noun
definition: according to the Old Testament, an illegitimate son of Abraham who was sent into exile with his mother Hagar and who is venerated by Arabs of Islam as their ancestor.