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No longer shall your name be called Abram,[a] but (A)your name shall be Abraham,[b] (B)for I have made you the father of a multitude of nations.

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  1. Genesis 17:5 Abram means exalted father
  2. Genesis 17:5 Abraham means father of a multitude

18 In hope he believed against hope, that he should become the father of many nations, as he had been told, (A)“So shall your offspring be.”

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