Shabbat

[ Sephardic Hebrew shah-baht ]
/ Sephardic Hebrew ʃɑˈbɑt /
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noun Hebrew.

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Shabbat

Shabbos or Shabbes (ˈʃɑːbəs)

/ (ʃɑːˈbɑːt) /

noun plural Shabbatot (ˌʃɑːbɑːˈtot), Shabbosos (ʃɑːˈbosəs) or Shabbosim (ʃɑːbosəm)

Judaism another word for the Sabbath

Word Origin for Shabbat

from Hebrew shabbāth; see Sabbath
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Word Origin and History for shabbat

Shabbat


n.

1934, from Hebrew shabbat (see Sabbath). Earlier in English as Shabbos (1870), from Yiddish shabes.

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