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שַׁבָּת 'shabbat' meaning 'Sabbath' Strong's 7676

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Introduction 1.1

This Hebrew word study is about the meaning of the Hebrew word שַׁבָּת, 'shabbat' meaning 'Sabbath' Strong's 7676, and gives every verse where the Hebrew word "shabbat" appears. To obtain a true understanding of this word these scriptures need to be meditated on and notes made of their meaning in different contexts. This requires putting scriptures together where they seem to have a similar meaning, and then meditating even more. The truth will be revealed by the Holy Spirit, who has been given to guide us into all truth (John 16:13). Wherever this word shabbat appears in the Hebrew, the translation of it is highlighted with yellow. In Hebrew the suffixes and some prepositions are added to the basic word to enhance the meaning, and where this has been done the meaning of the suffix or preposition has been included in highlighted text. Every blessing be to those who seek the truth of God's word.

#1.1 Scriptures for שַׁבָּת 'shabbat' meaning Sabbath Strong's 7676

Exodus 16:23 And he said to them, This is that which Yahweh has said, To morrow is the rest of the holy Sabbath to Yahweh: bake that which you will bake today, and boil that you will boil; and that which remains over lay up for you to be kept until the morning.
16:25 And Moses said, Eat that to day; for to day is a Sabbath to Yahweh: to day you shall not find it in the field.
16:26 Six days you shall gather it; but on the seventh day, which is the Sabbath, in it there shall be none.
16:29 See, for Yahweh has given you the Sabbath, therefore he gives you on the sixth day the bread of two days; abide every man in his place, let no man go out of his place on the seventh day.
20:8 Remember the Sabbath day, to keep it holy.
20:9 Six days you shall labour, and do all your work:
20:10 But the seventh day is a Sabbath of Yahweh your God: in it you shall not do any work, you, nor your son, nor your daughter, your manservant, nor your maidservant, nor your cattle, nor your stranger who is within your gates:
20:11 For in six days Yahweh made heaven and earth, the sea, and all that is in them, and rested the seventh day: therefore Yahweh blessed the Sabbath day, and sanctified it.
31:13 Speak also to the sons of Israel, saying, surely my Sabbaths you shall keep: for it is a sign between me and you throughout your generations; that you may know that I am Yahweh who sanctifies you.
31:14 You shall keep the Sabbath therefore; for it is holy to you: every one who defiles it shall surely be put to death: for whoever does any work in it, that soul shall be cut off from among his people.
31:15 Six days may work be done; but in the seventh is a Sabbath of rest, holy to Yahweh: whoever does any work on the Sabbath day, he shall surely be put to death.
31:16 Therefore the children of Israel shall keep the Sabbath, to observe the Sabbath throughout their generations, for a perpetual covenant.
35:2 Six days shall work be done, but on the seventh day there shall be to you a holy day, a Sabbath of rest to Yahweh: whoever does work in it shall be put to death.
35:3 You shall kindle no fire throughout your habitations upon the Sabbath day.

Leviticus 16:31 It shall be a Sabbath of rest to you, and you shall afflict your souls, by a statute for ever.
19:3 You shall fear every man his mother, and his father, and keep my Sabbaths: I am Yahweh your God.
19:30 You shall keep my Sabbaths, and reverence my sanctuary: I am Yahweh.
23:3 Six days shall work be done: but the seventh day is a Sabbath of rest, a holy convocation; you shall do no work in it: it is a Sabbath of Yahweh in all your dwellings.
23:11 And he shall wave the sheaf before Yahweh, to be accepted for you: on the morrow after the Sabbath the priest shall wave it.
23:15 And you shall count from the morrow after the Sabbath, from the day that you brought the sheaf of the wave offering; seven Sabbaths shall be complete:
23:16 Even to the morrow after the seventh Sabbath shall you number fifty days; and you shall offer a new meat offering to Yahweh.
23:32 It in it to you a Sabbath of rest, and you shall afflict your souls: in the ninth day of the month at even, from even to even, shall you celebrate your Sabbath.
23:38 Beside the Sabbaths of Yahweh, and beside your gifts, and beside all your vows, and beside all your freewill offerings, which you give to Yahweh.
24:8 Every Sabbath (Lit. the Sabbath day the Sabbath) he shall set it in order before Yahweh continually, being taken from the children of Israel by an everlasting covenant.
25:2 Speak to the children of Israel, and say to them, When you come into the land which I give you, then shall the land keep a Sabbath to Yahweh.
25:3 Six years you shall sow your field, and six years you shall prune your vineyard, and gather in its fruit;
25:4 But in the seventh year shall be a Sabbath of rest to the land, a Sabbath for Yahweh: you shall neither sow your field, nor prune your vineyard.
25:5 That which grows of its own accord of your harvest you shall not reap, nor gather the grapes of your vine undressed: for it is a year of rest for the land.
25:6 And the Sabbath of the land shall be food for you; for you, and for your servant, and for your maid, and for your hired servant, and for your stranger who sojourns with you,
25:7 And for your cattle, and for the beast that are in your land, shall all its increase be food.
25:8 And you shall number seven Sabbaths of years for yourself, seven times seven years; and the time of the seven Sabbaths of years shall be to you forty nine years.
26:2 You shall keep my Sabbaths, and reverence my sanctuary: I am Yahweh.
26:34 Then shall the land enjoy her Sabbaths, as long as it lies desolate, and you are in your enemies' land; even then shall the land rest, and enjoy her Sabbaths.
26:35 As long as it lies desolate it shall rest; because it did not rest in your Sabbaths, when you dwelt upon it.
26:43 The land also shall be left of them, and shall enjoy her Sabbaths, while she lies desolate without them: and they shall accept of the punishment of their iniquity: because they despised my judgments, and because their soul abhorred my statutes.

Numbers 15:32 And while the children of Israel were in the wilderness, they found a man who gathered sticks on the Sabbath day.
28:9 And on a Sabbath day two lambs of the first year without spot, and two tenth deals of flour for a grain offering, mingled with oil, and its drink offering:
28:10 This is the burnt offering of every Sabbath (Lit. a Sabbath of its Sabbath), beside the continual burnt offering, and his drink offering.

Deuteronomy 5:12 Keep the Sabbath day to sanctify it, as Yahweh your God has commanded you.
5:13 Six days you shall labor, and do all your work:
5:14 But the seventh day is a Sabbath to Yahweh your God: in it you shall not do any work, you, nor your son, nor your daughter, nor your manservant, nor your maidservant, nor your ox, nor your ass, nor any of your cattle, nor your stranger who is within your gates; that your manservant and your maidservant may rest as well as you.
5:15 And remember that you were a servant in the land of Egypt, and Yahweh your God brought you out from there through a mighty hand and by a stretched out arm: therefore Yahweh your God commanded you to keep the Sabbath day.

2 Kings 4:23 And he said, Why will you go to him to day? it is neither new moon, nor Sabbath. And she said, it shall be well.
11:5 And he commanded them, saying, This is the thing that you shall do; A third part of you who enter in on the Sabbath shall even be keepers of the watch of the king's house;
11:7 And two parts of all you that go out on the Sabbath, even they shall keep the watch of the house of Yahweh for the king.
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 who were to come in on the Sabbath, with those who should go out on the Sabbath, and came to Jehoiada the priest.
16:18 And the pavillion for the Sabbath that they had built in the house, and the king's entry outside, he removed from the house of Yahweh because of the king of Assyria.

1 Chronicles 9:32 And other of their brethren, of the sons of the Kohathites, were over the showbread, to prepare it every Sabbath. (Lit. Sabbath Sabbath)
23:31 And to offer all burnt sacrifices to Yahweh for the Sabbaths, for the new moons, and for the set feasts, by number, according to the order commanded to them, continually before Yahweh:

2 Chronicles 2:4 Behold, I build a house to the name of Yahweh my God, to dedicate it to him, and to burn before him sweet incense, and for the continual showbread, and for the burnt offerings morning and evening, for the Sabbaths, and for new moons, and for solemn feasts of Yahweh our God. This is an ordinance for ever to Israel.
8:13 Even after a certain rate every day, offering according to the commandment of Moses, for the Sabbaths, 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.
23:4 This is the thing that you shall do; A third part of you entering on the Sabbath, of the priests and of the Levites, shall be porters of the doors;
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, with those who were to go out on the Sabbath: for Jehoiada the priest had not dismissed the divisions.
31:3 He appointed also the king's portion of his substance for the burnt offerings, for the morning and evening burnt offerings, and the burnt offerings for the Sabbaths, and for the new moons, and for the set feasts, as it is written in the law of Yahweh.
36:21 To fulfil the word of Yahweh by the mouth of Jeremiah, until the land had enjoyed her Sabbaths: for as long as she lay desolate she kept Sabbath, to fulfil seventy years.

Nehemiah 9:14 And made known to them your holy Sabbath, and commanded them precepts, statutes, and laws, by the hand of Moses your servant:
10:31 And if the people of the land bring merchandise or any grain on the Sabbath day to sell, that we would not buy it of them on the Sabbath, nor on the holy day: and that we would leave the seventh year, and the exaction of every debt.
10:33 For the showbread, and for the continual meat offering, and for the continual burnt offering, of the Sabbaths, of the new moons, for the set feasts, and for the holy things, and for the sin offerings to make an atonement for Israel, and for all the work of the house of our God.
13:15 In those days I saw in Judah some treading wine presses on the Sabbath, and bringing in sheaves, and loading asses; as also wine, grapes, and figs, and all manner of burdens, which they brought into Jerusalem on the Sabbath day: and I testified against them in the day that they sold provisions.
13:16 Men of Tyre dwelt there also, who brought fish, and all manner of goods, and sold on the Sabbath to the children of Judah, and in Jerusalem.
13:17 Then I contended with the nobles of Judah, and said to them, What evil thing is this that you do, and profane the Sabbath day?
13:18 Did not your fathers thus, and did not our God bring all this evil upon us, and upon this city? Yet you bring more wrath upon Israel by profaning the Sabbath.
13:19 And it came to pass, that when the gates of Jerusalem began to be dark before the Sabbath, I commanded that the gates should be shut, and charged that they should not be opened till after the Sabbath: and I set some of my servants at the gates, that there should no burden be brought in on the Sabbath day.
13:21 Then I testified against them, and said to them, Why do you lodge about the wall? if you do so again, I will lay hands on you. From that time forth came they no more on the Sabbath.
13:22 And I commanded the Levites that they should cleanse themselves, and that they should come and keep the gates, to sanctify the Sabbath day. Remember me, O my God, concerning this also, and spare me according to the greatness of your mercy.

Isaiah 1:13 Bring no more vain oblations; incense is an abomination to me; the new moon and Sabbath, the calling of assemblies, I cannot endure evil, even the solemn meeting.
56:2 Blessed is the man who does this, and the son of man who lays hold on it; who keeps a Sabbath from polluting it, and keeps his hand from doing any evil.
56:3 Neither let the son of the stranger, who has joined himself to Yahweh, speak, saying, Yahweh has utterly separated me from his people: nor let the eunuch say, Behold, I am a dry tree.
56:4 For thus says Yahweh to the eunuchs who keep my Sabbaths, and choose the things that please me, and take hold of my covenant;
56:5 Even to them will I give in my house and within my walls a place and a name better than of sons and of daughters: I will give them an everlasting name, that shall not be cut off.
56:6 Also the sons of the stranger, who join themselves to Yahweh, to serve him, and to love the name of Yahweh, to be his servants, every one who keeps the Sabbath from polluting it, and takes hold of my covenant;
58:13 If you turn away your foot from the Sabbath, from doing your pleasure on my holy day; and call to the Sabbath, a delight, to the holiness of Yahweh, honorable; and shall honour him, not doing your own ways, nor finding your own pleasure, nor speaking your own words:
66:23 And it shall come to pass, that from one new moon to another, and from one Sabbath to another, (Lit. from a Sabbath to its Sabbath) shall all flesh come to worship before me, says Yahweh.

Jeremiah 17:21 Thus says Yahweh; Take heed to yourselves, and do not bear a burden on the Sabbath day, nor bring it in by the gates of Jerusalem;
17:22 Nor carry forth a burden out of your houses on the Sabbath day, nor do any work, but sanctify the Sabbath day, as I commanded your fathers.
17:24 And it shall come to pass, if you diligently listen to me, says Yahweh, to bring in no burden through the gates of this city on the Sabbath day, but sanctify the Sabbath day, to do no work in it;
17:27 But if you will not listen to me to sanctify the Sabbath day, and not to bear a burden, even entering in at the gates of Jerusalem on the Sabbath day; then will I kindle a fire in its gates, and it shall devour the palaces of Jerusalem, and it shall not be quenched.

Lamentations 2:6 And he has violently taken away his tabernacle, as if it were of a garden: he has destroyed his places of the assembly: Yahweh has caused the solemn feasts and Sabbaths to be forgotten in Zion, and has despised in the indignation of his anger the king and the priest.

Ezekiel 20:12 Furthermore I also gave them my Sabbaths, to be a sign between me and them, that they might know that I am Yahweh who sanctifies them.
20:13 But the house of Israel rebelled against me in the wilderness: they did not walk in my statutes, and they despised my judgments, which if a man does, he shall even live in them; and my Sabbaths they greatly polluted: then I said, I would pour out my fury upon them in the wilderness, to consume them.
20:16 Because they despised my judgments, and did not walk in my statutes, but polluted my Sabbaths: for their heart went after their idols.
20:20 And sanctify my Sabbaths; and they shall be a sign between me and you, that you may know that I am Yahweh your God.
20:24 Because they had not executed my judgments, but had despised my statutes, and had polluted my Sabbaths, and their eyes were after their fathers' idols.
22:8 You have despised my holy things, and have profaned my Sabbaths.
22:26 Her priests have violated my law, and have profaned my holy things: they have put no difference between the holy and profane, neither have they shown difference between the unclean and the clean, and have hidden their eyes from my Sabbaths, and I am profaned among them.
23:38 Moreover this they have done to me: they have defiled my sanctuary in the same day, and have profaned my Sabbaths.
44:24 And in controversy they shall stand in judgment; and they shall judge it according to my judgments: and they shall keep my laws and my statutes in all my assemblies; and they shall sanctify my Sabbaths.
45:17 And it shall be the prince's part to give burnt offerings, and grain offerings, and drink offerings, in the feasts, and in the new moons, and in the Sabbaths, in all solemnities of the house of Israel: he shall prepare the sin offering, and the grain offering, and the burnt offering, and the peace offerings to make atonement for the house of Israel.
46:1 Thus says the Lord Yahweh; The gate of the inner court that looks toward the east shall be shut the six working days; but on the Sabbath it shall be opened, and in the day of the new moon it shall be opened.
46:3 Likewise the people of the land shall worship at the door of this gate before Yahweh in the Sabbaths and in the new moons.
46:4 And the burnt offering that the prince shall offer to Yahweh in the Sabbath day shall be six lambs without blemish, and a ram without blemish.
46:12 Now when the prince shall prepare a voluntary burnt offering or peace offerings voluntarily to Yahweh, one shall then open him the gate that looks toward the east, and he shall prepare his burnt offering and his peace offerings, as he did on the Sabbath day: then he shall go forth; and after his going forth one shall shut the gate.

Hosea 2:11 I will also cause all her mirth to cease, her feast days, her new moons, and her Sabbaths, and all her appointed feasts.

Amos 8:5 Saying, When will the new moon be gone, that we may sell corn? And the Sabbath, that we may set forth wheat, making the ephah small, and the shekel great, and falsifying the balances by deceit?

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