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Sabbath

Definition of sabbath:

part of speech: noun

Among the Jews, the seventh day of the week, set apart for rest from work: among Christians, the first day of the week, in memory of the resurrection of Christ: among the ancient Jews, the seventh year, when the land was left fallow.

part of speech: noun

The seventh day of the week, devoted by the Jewish law to rest and worship.

part of speech: noun

The seventh day of the week, observed by the Jews as a day of rest; the Christian Sunday, or first day of the week, observed as a day of rest and worship.

part of speech: noun

Sabbatie, sabbatical.

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