[ sab-ee-oth, -awth, sab-ey-, suh-bey-ohth ]
/ ˈsæb iˌɒθ, -ˌɔθ, ˈsæb eɪ-, səˈbeɪ oʊθ /
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noun (used with a plural verb)
armies; hosts. Romans 9:29; James 5:4.
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Origin of Sabaoth
1300–50; from Late Latin Sabaōth, from Greek Sabaṓth, from Hebrew ṣəbhāʾōth, plural of ṣābhā “army”
Words nearby Sabaoth
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How to use Sabaoth in a sentence
Sacred and inspired divinity, the sabaoth and port of all men's labours and peregrinations.Familiar Quotations|John Bartlett
I am informed that the second word Mitzoveh may stand for 'from Sabaoth'.The Complete Poetical Works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge|Samuel Taylor Coleridge
From thy will, stream the worlds, life and nature, thy dread Sabaoth:I will?Browning and the Dramatic Monologue|S. S. Curry
British Dictionary definitions for Sabaoth
/ (sæˈbeɪɒθ, ˈsæbeɪɒθ) /
Bible hosts, armies (esp in the phrase the Lord of Sabaoth in Romans 9:29)
Word Origin for Sabaoth
C14: via Latin and Greek from Hebrew ç'bāōth, from çābā
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