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sabbath

Definition of sabbath:

part of speech: noun

The day or time of rest; the day of cessation from all ordinary labour or employment; among the anc. and modern Jews, the seventh day of the week; the Lord's Day; Sunday; among the Jews, the Sabbatical year. Note.- In strict propriety, the first day of the week is " the Lord's Day." or, as generally spoken of, " Sunday"; the seventh day of the week is " the Sabbath," or, as generally spoken of, " Saturday.".

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