AramaicEdit

VerbEdit

שְׁבַת (šəḇaṯ)

  1. rest; observe the Sabbath

NounEdit

שַׁבַּת (šabbaṯ)

  1. singular construct state of שבתא

HebrewEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Root
שׁ־ב־ת(š-b-t)

Possibly from Akkadian 𒊭𒉺𒀜𒌈 (šapattum, the middle day of the lunar month).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

שַׁבָּת (shabátf (plural indefinite שַׁבָּתוֹת‎)

  1. Shabbat, Sabbath; weekly day of rest
  2. Saturday
  3. (archaic) week (Mishnaic Hebrew)
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VerbEdit

שָׁבַת (shavát) (pa'al construction, future ישבות \ יִשְׁבֹּת‎)

  1. to stop working, to rest
  2. to go on strike
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Etymology 2Edit

Root
י־שׁ־ב(y-š-b)

VerbEdit

שֶׁבֶת (shévet)

  1. bare infinitive (infinitive construct or gerund) of יָשַׁב(yasháv)

YiddishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Hebrew שַׁבָּת(shabát).

PronunciationEdit

  • (YIVO, Litvish, Poylish) IPA(key): [ˈʃa.bəs]
  • (Ukraynish) IPA(key): [ˈʃɔ.bəs]

NounEdit

שבת (shabesm, plural שבתים(shabosem)

  1. Saturday
  2. Sabbath, Shabbat

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