Which son's name means "God heeds"
in Hebrew: Ishmael or Isaac?
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He was named "God heeds" because the Lord
had paid heed to Hagar's suffering.
Genesis 16:11 - And the angel of the LORD said unto her:
'Behold, thou art with child, and shalt bear a son; and thou shalt call his
name Ishmael, because the LORD hath heard thy
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