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or Shab·bos, Shab·bes

[shah-buh s]
noun Yiddish.
  1. Sabbath(def 1).
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Historical Examples of shabbes

  • Harry refused point-blank to help: "I may not do it, and I will not, because it is Shabbes to-day."

    Jewish Literature and Other Essays

    Gustav Karpeles

  • When he stood before the Omed on Shabbes and Yontef and began to sing, they were all in transports.

  • As it was, they ate meat only once a week, on Shabbes; and it was impossible to obtain the fuel needed during that severe winter.