Sarah vs Milcah - What's the difference?

sarah | milcah |

As proper nouns the difference between sarah and milcah

is that sarah is wife of patriarch abraham, mother of isaac while milcah is (biblical character) a sister-in-law of abraham: a sister of sarah.



(wikipedia Sarah)

Proper noun

(en proper noun)
  • Wife of patriarch Abraham, mother of Isaac.
  • * 1611 — 17:15
  • And God said unto Abraham, As for Sarai thy wife, thou shalt not call her name Sarai, but Sarah shall her name be.
  • * 1988 Margaret Atwood: Cat's Eye : page 15:
  • I also have two daughters, by now grown up. Their names are Sarah and Anne, good sensible names. - - - I am a believer in sensible choices, so different from many of my own. Also in sensible names for children, because look what happened to Cordelia.


    * (wife of Abraham): Sarai


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    Proper noun

    (en proper noun)
  • (biblical character) A sister-in-law of Abraham: a sister of Sarah.
  • (biblical character) A daughter of Zelophehad.
  • * :
  • And Zelophehad the son of Hepher had no sons, but daughters: and the names of the daughters of Zelophehad were Mahlah, and Noah, Hoglah, Milcah , and Tirzah.
  • (rare) .
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