Character Study on Agar

Character Study on Agar

Genesis 16: Now Sarai Abram's wife bare him no children: and she had an handmaid, an Egyptian, whose name was Hagar.
Genesis 16: And Sarai Abram's wife took Hagar her maid the Egyptian, after Abram had dwelt ten years in the land of Canaan, and gave her to her husband Abram to be his wife.
Genesis 16: And he went in unto Hagar, and she conceived: and when she saw that she had conceived, her mistress was despised in her eyes.
Genesis 16: And he said, Hagar, Sarai's maid, whence camest thou? and whither wilt thou go? And she said, I flee from the face of my mistress Sarai.
Genesis 16: And Hagar bare Abram a son: and Abram called his son's name, which Hagar bare, Ishmael.
Genesis 16: And Abram was fourscore and six years old, when Hagar bare Ishmael to Abram.
Genesis 21: And Sarah saw the son of Hagar the Egyptian, which she had born unto Abraham, mocking.
Genesis 21: And Abraham rose up early in the morning, and took bread, and a bottle of water, and gave it unto Hagar, putting it on her shoulder, and the child, and sent her away: and she departed, and wandered in the wilderness of Beersheba.
Genesis 21: And God heard the voice of the lad; and the angel of God called to Hagar out of heaven, and said unto her, What aileth thee, Hagar? fear not; for God hath heard the voice of the lad where he is.
Genesis 25: Now these are the generations of Ishmael, Abraham's son, whom Hagar the Egyptian, Sarah's handmaid, bare unto Abraham:
1 Chronicles 5: And in the days of Saul they made war with the Hagarites, who fell by their hand: and they dwelt in their tents throughout all the east land of Gilead.
1 Chronicles 5: And they made war with the Hagarites, with Jetur, and Nephish, and Nodab.
1 Chronicles 5: And they were helped against them, and the Hagarites were delivered into their hand, and all that were with them: for they cried to God in the battle, and he was intreated of them; because they put their trust in him.
Psalms 83: The tabernacles of Edom, and the Ishmaelites; of Moab, and the Hagarenes;
Galatians 4: Which things are an allegory: for these are the two covenants; the one from the mount Sinai, which gendereth to bondage, which is Agar.
Galatians 4: For this Agar is mount Sinai in Arabia, and answereth to Jerusalem which now is, and is in bondage with her children.

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Hitchcock's Bible Names - Agar
Or Hagar
1910 New Catholic Dictionary - Agar
(Hebrew: wandering)

Handmaid of Sara (Genesis 16; 21; Galatians 4) by whom Abraham begot Ismael. After the birth of Isaac, Sara caused the expulsion of Agar and her son from the dwellings of the patriarch. The unfortunate woman determined to abandon the boy to death in the wilderness but hearkened to the angel who foretold his people as the progenitor of a great people, the Ismaelites.

Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Agar
AGAR . The sons of Agar are mentioned in Bar 3:23 ; they are called Hagarenes in Psalms 83:6 , and Hagrites in 1 Chronicles 5:19-20 ; 1 Chronicles 27:31 . Their country lay east of Gilead.

Holman Bible Dictionary - Agar
KJV spelling of Hagar in the New Testament. See Hagar .



Morrish Bible Dictionary - Agar
See HAGAR.

Webster's Dictionary - Agar-Agar
(1):

(n.) A gelatinlike substance, or a solution of it, prepared from certain seaweeds containing gelose, and used in the artificial cultivation of bacteria; - often called agar, by abbreviation.

(2):

(n.) A fucus or seaweed much used in the East for soups and jellies; Ceylon moss (Gracilaria lichenoides).

People's Dictionary of the Bible - Agar
Agar (â-gar). Galatians 4:24. See Hagar.

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Agal-Agal - ) Same as Agar-Agar
Elose - ) An amorphous, gummy carbohydrate, found in Gelidium, Agar-Agar, and other seaweeds
Agar - Agar . The sons of Agar are mentioned in Bar 3:23 ; they are called HAgarenes in Psalms 83:6 , and Hagrites in 1 Chronicles 5:19-20 ; 1 Chronicles 27:31
Agar - Agar (â-gar). See HAgar
Agar-Agar - ) A gelatinlike substance, or a solution of it, prepared from certain seaweeds containing gelose, and used in the artificial cultivation of bacteria; - often called Agar, by abbreviation
Sara - She gave birth to Isaac when she was 90 years of age, prevailed upon Abraham to expel Agar and Ismael (21) and died at the age of 127 in Hebron (23), where she was buried in the narrow cave of Macpelah
Agar - After the birth of Isaac, Sara caused the expulsion of Agar and her son from the dwellings of the patriarch
Ishmael - The son of Abraham and the Egyptian Agar
Bersabee - This locality is the cradle of the Hebrew race, connected with memories of Agar, Ismael, and Abraham (Genesis 21), of Isaac (Genesis 26), Jacob who was born there, and his sons (Genesis 28,46)
Beersheba - This locality is the cradle of the Hebrew race, connected with memories of Agar, Ismael, and Abraham (Genesis 21), of Isaac (Genesis 26), Jacob who was born there, and his sons (Genesis 28,46)
Agur - From Agar , "to collect
Hagar - " Fifteen years later, at the feast made by Abraham on the occasion of the weaning of Isaac, Ishmael was seen to mock, and Sarah besought Abraham to cast out HAgar and her son; being instructed by God he did so. HAgar (Agar) answers to the covenant of law and to Jerusalem then in bondage; and Sarah to the covenant of promise and to Jerusalem above, which is free
Aeon - Agar Beet, Last Things, do
Eternal Fire (2) - Agar Beet, The Last Things2 [Note: designates the particular edition of the work referred] ; R