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Meaning of "sabbatical year" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SABBATICAL YEAR

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SABBATICAL YEAR

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Sabbatical year is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES SABBATICAL YEAR MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of sabbatical year in the English dictionary

The definition of sabbatical year in the dictionary is a year during which the land was to be left uncultivated, debts annulled, etc, supposed to be observed every seventh year by the ancient Israelites according to Leviticus 25.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SABBATICAL YEAR

sabayon
sabbat
Sabbatarian
Sabbatarianism
Sabbath
sabbath school
sabbatic
sabbatical
sabbatical leave
sabbatical term
sabbatism
sabbatize
sabbing
SABC
sabe
Sabean
sabella
Sabellian
saber
saber-rattling

WORDS THAT END LIKE SABBATICAL YEAR

academic year
accounting year
base year
calendar year
financial year
first year
fiscal year
gap year
great year
leap year
light year
lunar year
off year
peak year
school year
senior year
sixth year
solar year
tax year
vintage year
year

Synonyms and antonyms of sabbatical year in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «sabbatical year» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SABBATICAL YEAR

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The translations of sabbatical year from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «sabbatical year» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

休假年
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

año sabático
570 millions of speakers

English

sabbatical year
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

विश्राम साल
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

عام تفرغ علمي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

годичный отпуск
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

ano sabático
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সবিশেষ বছর
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

année sabbatique
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Tahun sabatikal
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Sabbatjahr
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

安息の年
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

안식년
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Taun sabbatical
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

năm nghỉ phép
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

சடங்கு ஆண்டு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

सब्बल वर्ष
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Yıl dönümü
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

anno sabbatico
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

rok szabatowy
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

річну відпустку
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

an sabatic
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

εκπαιδευτική χρονιά
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

sabbatsjaar
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

sabbatsår
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

sabbatsår
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of sabbatical year

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SABBATICAL YEAR»

The term «sabbatical year» is normally little used and occupies the 115.313 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SABBATICAL YEAR» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about sabbatical year

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SABBATICAL YEAR»

Discover the use of sabbatical year in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to sabbatical year and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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International Standard Bible Encyclopedia: Q-Z
The Sabbatical Year also constituted a "year of release": every creditor was to forgo repayment of whatever he had loaned his Hebrew neighbor (Dt. 15:2. 9). Furthermore, during the Feast of Tabernacles (Sept./Oct.) the Mosaic law was to be ...
Geoffrey W. Bromiley, 1995
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Remembering The Sabbatical Years of 2016
Sabbatical Year arrived in just one month's time. He was emotional as his mother and two other brothers were tortured on the wall in front of the entire Jewish army. But John failed to take the fort and because the Sabbath Year was now ...
Joseph F. Dumond
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Cyclopaedia of Biblical, Theological, and Ecclesiastical ...
The sabbatical year seems to have commenced at the civil beginning of the year, with the seventh month. Although doubtless held to commence with the first of the month, its beginning appears to have been kept at the Feast of Tabernacles ...
John McClintock, James Strong, 1868
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Sabbatical Journey: The Diary of His Final Year
Sabbatical Journey records the flowering of friendship and prayer during what would be his final year on earth.
Henri J. M. Nouwen, 2000
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Chronos, Kairos, Christos Two
Suffice to say that whether one follows the forty-nine-year Jewish calendar (A.D. 54/55 = a sabbatical year) or the fifty-year Jewish calendar (A.D. 54/55 = sabbatical and jubilee year), Philemon had strong religious reasons to free Onesimus.
Ray Summers, Jerry Vardaman, 1998
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You Are Younger Than Your Age
4550 Jubilee year 91 4599 Sabbatical year 4600 Jubilee year 92 4649 Sabbatical year 4650 Jubilee year 93 4699 Sabbatical year 4700 Jubilee year 94 4749 Sabbatical year 4750 Jubilee year 95 4799 Sabbatical year 4800 Jubilee year 96 ...
Lawrence La Rose, 2014
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The Scripture Chronology Demonstrated by Astronomical ...
The tenth Sabbatical Year. A Famine begins, Ruth 1. 1, 2,3,4. Othniel delivers the Israelite!, judg. 3 . 9, 10 1 1 The eleventh Sabbatical Year. The twelfth Sabbatical Tear. Naomi returns with Ruth to Canaan, Ruth Chap. r. Obed is born, Ruth$.
Arthur Bedford, 1730
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Between Israel and God
M. 5:2 One who stores arum [for preservation, by covering it with earth] during the Sabbatical year — [must] not [store] less than four qab, [he must not make a pile less] than a handbreadth high, and [he must put no less than] a handbreadth of ...
Jacob Neusner, 2000
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The Old and New Testament connected in the history of the ...
And what is said in the other by Jeremiah about the release of servants, doth not infer a sabbatical year, nor a jubilee neither ; for every Hebrew servant 5 was to be released in the seventh year of his servitude, though it were neither a jubilee ...
Humphrey Prideaux, 1851
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The Scripture Chronology Demonstrated by Astronomical ...
7_ _ __ A 736 15 45 107 O 11 470 270 268 - 18 The hundred and seventh Sabbatical Year. g) 79; 16 o 107 5 16 475 27; 273 23 The sixteenth Year of anilee. 7: - 793 16 2 108 o 18 477 277 275 25 The hundred and eighth Sabbatical Year. m ...
Arthur Bedford, 1730

2 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SABBATICAL YEAR»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term sabbatical year is used in the context of the following news items.
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How Farmers in Israel Are Preparing for a Rare Biblical Event That …
The sabbatical year is mentioned several times in the Bible, starting with Exodus 23:10-11 in which the Israelites are told: “For six years you are to sow your ... «TheBlaze.com, Sep 14»
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Can Israeli farmers plant 70k trees, reap blessings before Sabbatical
Observed once every seven years, the Sabbatical year is when observant Jews in Israel are prohibited from planting trees or "improving" the land, as well as ... «Deseret News, Sep 14»

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