noun Ish·ma·el \ˈish-(ˌ)mā-əl, -mē-\

Definition of ISHMAEL

:  the outcast son of Abraham and Hagar according to the account in Genesis and a prophet of Islam according to the Koran
:  a social outcast

Origin of ISHMAEL

Hebrew Yishmāʽēl
First Known Use: before 12th century


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