- The Jewish Sabbath; Saturday
- "I will be going to temple for Shabbat services this Friday night."
Languages of Origin
Textual Hebrew, Modern Hebrew
Who Uses This
Jews: Jews of diverse religious backgrounds and organizational involvements
Non-Jews: (words that have spread outside of Jewish networks)
The JPS Dictionary of Jewish Words, by Joyce Eisenberg and Ellen Scolnic, (Philadelphia, 2001).
The Joys of Hebrew, by Lewis Glinert (New York, 1992).
Dictionary of Jewish Usage: A Popular Guide to the Use of Jewish Terms, by Sol Steinmetz (Lanham, MD, 2005).
This is the Sephardic and Modern Hebrew pronunciation, adopted by many American Jews, especially non-Orthodox. See also Shabbos.
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