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UR

abbreviation for utilization review.
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Since Abraham's servant travels to Haran, this translation raises the issue of whether Abraham was born in Haran or in Ur of the Chaldeans.
This may be hinted at in the similarity of the phrasing used for Terah's journey to Canaan, Terah took his son Abram, his grandson Lot the son of Haran, and his daughter-in-law Sarai, the wife of his son Abram, and they set out together from Ur of the Chaldeans for the land of Canaan (Gen.