the Sabbath

Definition of the Sabbath

:a weekly day of rest and solemn worship that is observed on Sunday by most Christians and on Saturday (from Friday evening to Saturday evening) by Jews and some Christians
  • Our family keeps/observes the Sabbath and.
  • We are careful not to break the Sabbath.

Word by Word Definitions

Sabbath play
  1. : the seventh day of the week observed from Friday evening to Saturday evening as a day of rest and worship by Jews and some Christians

  2. : Sunday observed among Christians as a day of rest and worship

  3. : a time of rest


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