Given Name Sarah
PRONOUNCED: SER-ə (English), SAR-ə (English), ZAH-rah (German)
Meaning & History
Means “lady, princess, noblewoman” in Hebrew. This is the name of the wife of Abraham in the Old Testament. She became the mother of Isaac at the age of 90. Her name was originally Sarai, but God changed it (see Genesis 17:15). In England, Sarah came into use after the Protestant Reformation.