Sabbath definitions

săb'əth
Of the Sabbath.
adjective
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The seventh day of the week (Saturday), set aside for rest and worship and observed as such by Jews (from Friday sunset to Saturday sunset) and some Christian denominations.
noun
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Sunday as the usual Christian day of rest and worship.
noun
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A day or time set aside for rest or worship.
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noun
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The seventh day of the week, Saturday, observed as the day of rest and worship in Judaism and some Christian sects.
noun
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The first day of the week, Sunday, observed as the day of rest and worship in most forms of Christianity.
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Origin of sabbath

Middle English sabat from Old French sabbat Old English sabat both from Latin sabbatum from Greek sabbaton from Hebrew šabbāt from šābat to cease, rest šbt in Semitic roots