Now Sarai Abram's wife bare him no children: and she had an handmaid, an Egyptian, whose name was
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.
And he went in unto Hagar, and she conceived: and when she saw that she had conceived, her mistress was despised in her eyes.
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.
And Hagar bare Abram a son: and Abram called his son's name, which Hagar bare, Ishmael.
And Abram was
fourscore and six years old, when Hagar bare Ishmael to Abram.
And Sarah saw the son of Hagar the Egyptian, which she had born unto Abraham, mocking.
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.
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
Now these are
the generations of Ishmael, Abraham's son, whom Hagar the Egyptian, Sarah's handmaid, bare unto Abraham:
1 Chronicles 5:10
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
1 Chronicles 5:19
And they made war with the Hagarites, with Jetur, and Nephish, and Nodab.
1 Chronicles 5:20
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.
The tabernacles of Edom, and the Ishmaelites; of Moab, and the Hagarenes;
Which things are an allegory: for these are the two covenants; the one from the mount Sinai, which gendereth to bondage, which is Agar.
For this Agar is mount Sinai in Arabia, and answereth to Jerusalem which now is, and is in bondage with her children.