- the Jewish Sabbath
- "Where will you be spending Shabbos?"
Languages of Origin
Textual Hebrew, Yiddish
Who Uses This
Religious: Jews who are engaged in religious observance and have some Jewish education
The New Joys of Yiddish, by Leo Rosten and Lawrence Bush (New York, 2003).
The JPS Dictionary of Jewish Words, by Joyce Eisenberg and Ellen Scolnic, (Philadelphia, 2001).
Dictionary of Jewish Usage: A Popular Guide to the Use of Jewish Terms, by Sol Steinmetz (Lanham, MD, 2005).
Ashkenazi pronunciation, more common with Orthodox Jews than non-Orthodox. See also Shabbat.
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