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Etymology:

From Ancient Greek σάββατον (sábbaton, “Sabbath”), from Hebrew שבת (shabát, “Sabbath”).


Proper Noun:

Sabbath The Biblical seventh day of the week, observed as a day of rest in Judaism, Seventh-day Adventism, or Seventh Day Baptism, starting at sundown on Friday till sundown on Saturday. Sunday, observed throughout the majority of Christianity as a day of rest. Friday, observed in Islam as a day of rest. A meeting of witches, presided over by the devil. (Also: witches' sabbath or black sabbath). 1971, Keith Thomas, Religion and the Decline of Magic, Folio Society 2012, p. 419: Around this conception was built up the notion of ritual devil-worship, involving the sabbath or nocturnal meeting at which the witches gathered to worship their master and to copulate with him.


Anagrams:

Shabbat


Reference:

Sabbath

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Similar Words:

Other words similar to Sabbath can be found below:

1.sab
2.saba
3.Sabadell
4.sabadilla
5.sabadine
6.sabaean
7.Sabaean
8.sabaeanism
9.sabaeism
10.Sabah
11.sabaism
12.Sabaism
13.sabal
14.sabalo
15.sabaori
16.sabaoth
17.Sabaoth
18.sabatierite
19.sabaton
20.sabbat
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