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AramaicEdit

VerbEdit

שְׁבַת (šəḇaṯ)

  1. rest; observe the Sabbath

NounEdit

שבת (transliteration needed)

  1. singular construct state of שבתא

HebrewEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Root
שׁ־ב־ת

Possibly from Akkadian 𒊭𒉺𒌅 (šapattu, the middle day of the month).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

שַׁבָּת (shabátf (plural indefinite שַׁבָּתוֹת‎)

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

VerbEdit

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

  1. to stop working, to rest
  2. to go on strike
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Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Root
י־שׁ־ב

VerbEdit

שֶׁבֶת (shévet)

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

YiddishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Hebrew שַׁבָּת(shabát).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

שבת (shabesm, plural שבתים(shabosem)

  1. Saturday
  2. Sabbath, Shabbat

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