Name: Sarai

Origin and Meaning of the Name Sarai

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    (sah RYE)
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    Itself (Sarai)
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    In the Old Testament, Sarai is the original first name of Sarah who changed it when she embraced faith in God.
    Sarai is said to mean "my princess; my woman of high rank", maybe referring to her relationship with her husband, or perhaps as the princess of her house.

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