Examples from the Web for shabbat
There we have experienced weekly fires set by "activists," always on late Friday or on Shabbat.
The rabbis who ruled that we can't use an electric switch on Shabbat already went too far.
Nearly 2,000 years ago, in the Mishnah, rabbis puzzled out 39 activities that constitute work and are forbidden on Shabbat.
Maybe, after his next Shabbat meal with his old friend Shmuley Boteach, he can suggest that they go and really see Hebron.
When our family travels to an unfamiliar place, we often go to the local Chabad for Shabbat.
British Dictionary definitions for shabbat
Shabbos or Shabbes (ˈʃɑːbəs)
noun plural Shabbatot (ˌʃɑːbɑːˈtot), Shabbosos (ʃɑːˈbosəs) or Shabbosim (ʃɑːbosəm)
Word Origin for Shabbat
Word Origin and History for shabbat
1934, from Hebrew shabbat (see Sabbath). Earlier in English as Shabbos (1870), from Yiddish shabes.