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Lexicon :: Strong's H7676 - šabāṯ

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Part of Speech
masculine/feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Intensive from שָׁבַת (H7673)
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TWOT Reference: 2323b

Strong’s Definitions

שַׁבָּת shabbâth, shab-bawth'; intensive from H7673; intermission, i.e (specifically) the Sabbath:—(+ every) sabbath.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 108x

The KJV translates Strong's H7676 in the following manner: sabbath (107x), another (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 108x
The KJV translates Strong's H7676 in the following manner: sabbath (107x), another (1x).
  1. Sabbath

    1. sabbath

    2. day of atonement

    3. sabbath year

    4. week

    5. produce (in sabbath year)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שַׁבָּת shabbâth, shab-bawth'; intensive from H7673; intermission, i.e (specifically) the Sabbath:—(+ every) sabbath.
STRONGS H7676: Abbreviations
שַׁבָּת 111 noun feminineEx 31:41+ and masculineIsaiah 66:2, 6 (under influence of יוֺם in frequent יוֺם הַשּׁ׳, AlbrZAW xvi (1896), 47) sabbath (= ת + שׁבת; Late Hebrew שַׁבָּת, Aramaic שַׁבְּתָא, bdb099201; perhaps Assyrian šabattum (||um nuḫ libbi, day of rest of heart (i.e. propitiation) [of deity]: only in lexical Tablets); compare LotzQuaest. de hist. Sabbati, 1883 JenZA iv (1889), 274 ff. (doubts connection of Assyrian word with Hebrew Sabbath) IdS. S. Times, Jan. 16, 1892, 35 f. Muss-ArnJBL xi (1892), 93 SchwIdioticon 127; see (more recently) JastrAmos. J. Theol. ii (1898), 332 ff. ToyTBL xviii (1899), 190 ff. DrHast. DB SABBATH (1902) ZimKAT 3. 592 ff.; ZMG 1904, 199 ff. [15th day of month so called]458ff.); — absolute שׁ׳ Exodus 16:25 + 64 times; construct שַׁבַּת Exodus 16:23 + 10 times; suffix שַׁבַּתּוֺ Numbers 28:10 + 3 times suffix; plural שַׁבָּתוֺת Leviticus 23:15 + 7 times; construct שַׁבְּתתֹ Leviticus 23:38; Leviticus 25:3, 8; suffix שַׁבְּתוֺתַי Isaiah 56:4 +, etc.; —
1. sabbath:
a. primitive ליהוה שׁ׳ Exodus 16:25 (J), Exodus 20:10 = Deuteronomy 5:14 (ten words) Leviticus 23:3 (P); הַשּׁ׳ Exodus 16:29 (J); בַּיוֺם הַשְּׁבִיעִי שׁ׳ Exodus 16:26 (J); on seventh day יוֺם הַשַּׁבָּת Exodus 20:8, 11 = Deuteronomy 5:12, 15 (ten words), so throughout; Exodus 31:15 + 3 times P, Jeremiah 17:21; Ezekiel 46:4; Nehemiah 10:32 + 9 times, + (|| new moon) Isaiah 1:13; Ezekiel 46:1; 2 Kings 4:23; Amos 8:5, compare Isaiah 66:23 (twice in verse), also חג and מועד Hosea 2:13; time of change of watch in temple 2 Kings 11:5, 7, 9 (twice in verse) = 2 Chronicles 23:4, 8 (twice in verse); מיסך הַשּׁ׳ (in temple) 2 Kings 16:18; originally observed simply by abstinence from labour Exodus 20:9, 10 = Deuteronomy 5:12-14; Exodus 23:12 (E), Exodus 34:21 (J; BrHex. 181-195).
b. Deuteronomic reason for day is deliverance from Egypt Deuteronomy 5:15, hence its consecration, לְקַדְּשׁוֺ Deuteronomy 5:12 = Exodus 20:8; קדּשׁ יום השׁ׳ Jeremiah 17:22, 24, 27 (especially no load carried), Ezekiel 20:20; Ezekiel 44:24.
c. intensified by anith. חלּל שׁ׳ Ezekiel 20:13 + 5 times Ezekiel; compare Nehemiah 13:18. Phrases in H: שׁמר (ה)שׁ׳ Leviticus 19:3, 10; Leviticus 26:2, then P Exodus 31:13, 14, 16; compare Isaiah 56:2, 4, 6; יוֺם קָדְשִׁי, קדושׁ י׳ : Isaiah 58:13 (twice in verse) (with כבּד). H also שַׁבְּתֹתֵיכֶם Leviticus 26:35; מִמָּחֳרַת הַשּׁ׳ Leviticus 23:11, 15, 16; שַׁבְּתוֺתַי Leviticus 19:3, 30; Leviticus 26:2; Isaiah 56:4; Ezekiel 20:12; Ezekiel 22:26, + 8 times Ezekiel; || מוֺעֵד Lamentations 2:6.
d. P gives as basis God's resting Exodus 20:11; Exodus 31:17; שׁבתות י׳ Leviticus 23:38; קדשׁ שׁ׳ ליהוה Exodus 16:23, compare Nehemiah 9:14, שׁבתון שׁ׳ Exodus 31:15; Exodus 35:2; Leviticus 23:3; עשׂה השׁ׳ Exodus 31:16, בְּשַׁבַּתּוֺ עֹלַת שׁ׳ Numbers 28:10, compare Isaiah 66:23; בְּיוֺם הַשּׁ׳ בְּיוֺם הַשּׁ׳ Leviticus 24:8 on every sabbath, abbreviation שַׁבַּת שַׁבָּת 1 Chronicles 9:32; לַשַּׁבָּתוֺת || חֳדָשִׁים + מועדים 1 Chronicles 23:31 + 3 times Chronicles, Nehemiah 10:34 (ל omitted by error); work punished by stoning Numbers 15:32, 36; trade prohibited Nehemiah 10:32; Nehemiah 13:15-21.
2. day of atonement is a שַׁבַּת שַׁבָּתוֺן Leviticus 16:31; Leviticus 23:32 (P), compare שָׁבַת שַׁבָּת Leviticus 23:32 (P).
3. sabbath year, שַׁבַּת שַׁבָּתוֺן Leviticus 25:4 (H); שַׁבָּת ליהוה Leviticus 25:2; Leviticus 25:4 (H), שַׁבְּתוֺתֶיהָ רצה (הארץׅ Leviticus 26:34 (twice in verse); Leviticus 26:43 (H), 2 Chronicles 36:21.
4. = week(?): שֶׁבַע שַׁבָּתוֺת Leviticus 23:15 (H), seven sabbaths or weeks; שֶׁבַע שַׁבְּתתֹ (ה)שָּׁנִים Leviticus 25:8 (twice in verse); (H) seven sabbaths or weeks (of years), uncertain (see Mark 16:2, 9; Luke 18:12; Matthew 28:1, compare Jewish-Aramaic usage); possibly שַׁבָּת Isaiah 66:23 = week (Du).
5. שַׁבַּת הָאָ֫רֶץ Leviticus 25:6 (H) = produce in sabbath year (growing of itself).
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16:23; 16:23; 16:25; 16:25; 16:26; 16:29; 20:8; 20:8; 20:9; 20:10; 20:10; 20:11; 20:11; 23:12; 31:13; 31:14; 31:15; 31:15; 31:16; 31:16; 31:17; 34:21; 35:2


16:31; 19:3; 19:3; 19:10; 19:30; 23:3; 23:3; 23:11; 23:15; 23:15; 23:15; 23:16; 23:32; 23:32; 23:38; 23:38; 24:8; 25:2; 25:3; 25:4; 25:4; 25:6; 25:8; 25:8; 26:2; 26:2; 26:34; 26:35; 26:43


15:32; 15:36; 28:10; 28:10


5:12; 5:12; 5:12; 5:13; 5:14; 5:14; 5:15; 5:15

2 Kings

4:23; 11:5; 11:7; 11:9; 16:18

1 Chronicles

9:32; 23:31

2 Chronicles

23:4; 23:8; 36:21


9:14; 10:32; 10:32; 10:34; 13:15; 13:16; 13:17; 13:18; 13:18; 13:19; 13:20; 13:21


1:13; 56:2; 56:4; 56:4; 56:4; 56:6; 58:13; 66:2; 66:6; 66:23; 66:23; 66:23


17:21; 17:22; 17:24; 17:27




20:12; 20:13; 20:20; 22:26; 44:24; 46:1; 46:4








16:2; 16:9




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7676 matches the Hebrew שַׁבָּת (šabāṯ),
which occurs 111 times in 89 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 2 (Exo 16:23–2Ch 36:21)

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 16:23 - And he said unto them, This is that which the LORD hath said, To morrow is the rest of the holy sabbath H7676 unto the LORD: bake that which ye will bake to day, and seethe that ye will seethe; and that which remaineth over lay up for you to be kept until the morning.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 16:25 - And Moses said, Eat that to day; for to day is a sabbath H7676 unto the LORD: to day ye shall not find it in the field.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 16:26 - Six days ye shall gather it; but on the seventh day, which is the sabbath, H7676 in it there shall be none.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 16:29 - See, for that the LORD hath given you the sabbath, H7676 therefore he giveth you on the sixth day the bread of two days; abide ye every man in his place, let no man go out of his place on the seventh day.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 20:8 - Remember the sabbath H7676 day, to keep it holy.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 20:10 - But the seventh day is the sabbath H7676 of the LORD thy God: in it thou shalt not do any work, thou, nor thy son, nor thy daughter, thy manservant, nor thy maidservant, nor thy cattle, nor thy stranger that is within thy gates:
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 20:11 - For in six days the LORD made heaven and earth, the sea, and all that in them is, and rested the seventh day: wherefore the LORD blessed the sabbath H7676 day, and hallowed it.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 31:13 - Speak thou also unto the children of Israel, saying, Verily my sabbaths H7676 ye shall keep: for it is a sign between me and you throughout your generations; that ye may know that I am the LORD that doth sanctify you.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 31:14 - Ye shall keep the sabbath H7676 therefore; for it is holy unto you: every one that defileth it shall surely be put to death: for whosoever doeth any work therein, that soul shall be cut off from among his people.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 31:15 - Six days may work be done; but in the seventh is the sabbath H7676 of rest, holy to the LORD: whosoever doeth any work in the sabbath H7676 day, he shall surely be put to death.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 31:16 - Wherefore the children of Israel shall keep the sabbath, H7676 to observe the sabbath H7676 throughout their generations, for a perpetual covenant.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:2 - Six days shall work be done, but on the seventh day there shall be to you an holy day, a sabbath H7676 of rest to the LORD: whosoever doeth work therein shall be put to death.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:3 - Ye shall kindle no fire throughout your habitations upon the sabbath H7676 day.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 16:31 - It shall be a sabbath H7676 of rest unto you, and ye shall afflict your souls, by a statute for ever.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 19:3 - Ye shall fear every man his mother, and his father, and keep my sabbaths: H7676 I am the LORD your God.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 19:30 - Ye shall keep my sabbaths, H7676 and reverence my sanctuary: I am the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 23:3 - Six days shall work be done: but the seventh day is the sabbath H7676 of rest, an holy convocation; ye shall do no work therein: it is the sabbath H7676 of the LORD in all your dwellings.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 23:11 - And he shall wave the sheaf before the LORD, to be accepted for you: on the morrow after the sabbath H7676 the priest shall wave it.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 23:15 - And ye shall count unto you from the morrow after the sabbath, H7676 from the day that ye brought the sheaf of the wave offering; seven sabbaths H7676 shall be complete:
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 23:16 - Even unto the morrow after the seventh sabbath H7676 shall ye number fifty days; and ye shall offer a new meat offering unto the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 23:32 - It shall be unto you a sabbath H7676 of rest, and ye shall afflict your souls: in the ninth day of the month at even, from even unto even, shall ye celebrate your sabbath. H7676
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 23:38 - Beside the sabbaths H7676 of the LORD, and beside your gifts, and beside all your vows, and beside all your freewill offerings, which ye give unto the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 24:8 - Every sabbath H7676 he shall set it in order before the LORD continually, being taken from the children of Israel by an everlasting covenant.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 25:2 - Speak unto the children of Israel, and say unto them, When ye come into the land which I give you, then shall the land keep a sabbath H7676 unto the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 25:4 - But in the seventh year shall be a sabbath H7676 of rest unto the land, a sabbath H7676 for the LORD: thou shalt neither sow thy field, nor prune thy vineyard.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 25:6 - And the sabbath H7676 of the land shall be meat for you; for thee, and for thy servant, and for thy maid, and for thy hired servant, and for thy stranger that sojourneth with thee,
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 25:8 - And thou shalt number seven sabbaths H7676 of years unto thee, seven times seven years; and the space of the seven sabbaths H7676 of years shall be unto thee forty and nine years.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 26:2 - Ye shall keep my sabbaths, H7676 and reverence my sanctuary: I am the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 26:34 - Then shall the land enjoy her sabbaths, H7676 as long as it lieth desolate, and ye be in your enemies' land; even then shall the land rest, and enjoy her sabbaths. H7676
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 26:35 - As long as it lieth desolate it shall rest; because it did not rest in your sabbaths, H7676 when ye dwelt upon it.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 26:43 - The land also shall be left of them, and shall enjoy her sabbaths, H7676 while she lieth desolate without them: and they shall accept of the punishment of their iniquity: because, even because they despised my judgments, and because their soul abhorred my statutes.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 15:32 - And while the children of Israel were in the wilderness, they found a man that gathered sticks upon the sabbath H7676 day.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 28:9 - And on the sabbath H7676 day two lambs of the first year without spot, and two tenth deals of flour for a meat offering, mingled with oil, and the drink offering thereof:
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 28:10 - This is the burnt offering of every sabbath, H7676 beside the continual burnt offering, and his drink offering.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 5:12 - Keep the sabbath H7676 day to sanctify it, as the LORD thy God hath commanded thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 5:14 - But the seventh day is the sabbath H7676 of the LORD thy God: in it thou shalt not do any work, thou, nor thy son, nor thy daughter, nor thy manservant, nor thy maidservant, nor thine ox, nor thine ass, nor any of thy cattle, nor thy stranger that is within thy gates; that thy manservant and thy maidservant may rest as well as thou.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 5:15 - And remember that thou wast a servant in the land of Egypt, and that the LORD thy God brought thee out thence through a mighty hand and by a stretched out arm: therefore the LORD thy God commanded thee to keep the sabbath H7676 day.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 4:23 - And he said, Wherefore wilt thou go to him to day? it is neither new moon, nor sabbath. H7676 And she said, It shall be well.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 11:5 - And he commanded them, saying, This is the thing that ye shall do; A third part of you that enter in on the sabbath H7676 shall even be keepers of the watch of the king's house;
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 11:7 - And two parts of all you that go forth on the sabbath, H7676 even they shall keep the watch of the house of the LORD about the king.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 11:9 - And the captains over the hundreds did according to all things that Jehoiada the priest commanded: and they took every man his men that were to come in on the sabbath, H7676 with them that should go out on the sabbath, H7676 and came to Jehoiada the priest.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 16:18 - And the covert for the sabbath H7676 that they had built in the house, and the king's entry without, turned he from the house of the LORD for the king of Assyria.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 9:32 - And other of their brethren, of the sons of the Kohathites, were over the shewbread, to prepare it every sabbath. H7676
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 23:31 - And to offer all burnt sacrifices unto the LORD in the sabbaths, H7676 in the new moons, and on the set feasts, by number, according to the order commanded unto them, continually before the LORD:
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 2:4 - Behold, I build an house to the name of the LORD my God, to dedicate it to him, and to burn before him sweet incense, and for the continual shewbread, and for the burnt offerings morning and evening, on the sabbaths, H7676 and on the new moons, and on the solemn feasts of the LORD our God. This is an ordinance for ever to Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 8:13 - Even after a certain rate every day, offering according to the commandment of Moses, on the sabbaths, H7676 and on the new moons, and on the solemn feasts, three times in the year, even in the feast of unleavened bread, and in the feast of weeks, and in the feast of tabernacles.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 23:4 - This is the thing that ye shall do; A third part of you entering on the sabbath, H7676 of the priests and of the Levites, shall be porters of the doors;
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 23:8 - So the Levites and all Judah did according to all things that Jehoiada the priest had commanded, and took every man his men that were to come in on the sabbath, H7676 with them that were to go out on the sabbath: H7676 for Jehoiada the priest dismissed not the courses.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 31:3 - He appointed also the king's portion of his substance for the burnt offerings, to wit, for the morning and evening burnt offerings, and the burnt offerings for the sabbaths, H7676 and for the new moons, and for the set feasts, as it is written in the law of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 36:21 - To fulfil the word of the LORD by the mouth of Jeremiah, until the land had enjoyed her sabbaths: H7676 for as long as she lay desolate she kept sabbath, to fulfil threescore and ten years.

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