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Descendents of Esau and Ishmael

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Submitted by Robert (Canada), Aug 6, 2014 at 13:43

Islam is not considered to be descended from Esau. Islam is descended from Ishmael, Abraham's son by Hagar, the maid of his wife Sarah. The descendants of Esau are the Romans i.e. Christianity.


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