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SABANNEUS
SABANNUS
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Sabarmati
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SABATUS
sabayon
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SABBATH, COURT OF THE
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SABBATH, MORROW AFTER THE
SABBATH, SECOND AFTER THE FIRST
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Sabbatarian definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

SABBATARIAN, n. [from sabbath.] One who observes the seventh day of the week as the sabbath, instead of the first. A sect of baptists are called sabbatarians. They maintain that the Jewish sabbath has not been abrogated.
SABBATARIAN, a. Pertaining to those who keep Saturday, or the seventh day of the week, as the sabbath.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: pertaining to the Sabbath and its observance n
1: one who observes Saturday as the Sabbath (as in Judaism)

Merriam Webster's

I. noun Etymology: Latin sabbatarius, from sabbatum sabbath Date: 1613 1. one who observes the Sabbath on Saturday in conformity with the letter of the fourth commandment 2. an adherent of Sabbatarianism II. adjective Date: circa 1631 1. of or relating to the Sabbath 2. of or relating to the Sabbatarians or Sabbatarianism

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. & adj. --n. 1 a strict sabbath-keeping Jew. 2 a Christian who favours observing Sunday strictly as the sabbath. 3 a Christian who observes Saturday as the sabbath. --adj. relating to or holding the tenets of Sabbatarians. Derivatives: Sabbatarianism n. Etymology: LL sabbatarius f. L sabbatum: see SABBATH

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Sabbatarian Sab`ba*ta"ri*an, n. [L. Sabbatarius: cf. F. sabbataire. See Sabbath.] 1. One who regards and keeps the seventh day of the week as holy, agreeably to the letter of the fourth commandment in the Decalogue. Note: There were Christians in the early church who held this opinion, and certain Christians, esp. the Seventh-day Baptists, hold it now. 2. A strict observer of the Sabbath.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Sabbatarian Sab`ba*ta"ri*an, a. Of or pertaining to the Sabbath, or the tenets of Sabbatarians.

Moby Thesaurus

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