• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Sabbatism Intermission of labor, as upon the Sabbath; rest.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n sabbatism Observance of the Sabbath or of a sabbath; a rest; intermission of labor.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Sabbatism rest, as on the Sabbath: intermission of labour
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. sabbatismus, Gr. , fr. to keep the Sabbath: cf. F. sabbatisme,. See Sabbath
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. Sabbatum, gener. in pl. Sabbata—Gr. Sabbaton—Heb. Shabbāth, rest.


In literature:

Edna was struck by the benevolent appearance of an elderly spectator in a silk hat and Sabbatical garments.
"The War in the Air" by Herbert George Wells
It was upon this peaceful and almost Sabbatical group that a disturbing element entered in the shape of Mr. Fane-Smith.
"We Two" by Edna Lyall
Has this principle any reference to the sabbatical ordinance?
"The Miscellaneous Writings and Speeches of Lord Macaulay, Vol. 1 (of 4)" by Thomas Babington Macaulay
What in the name of the Sabbat does she want with La Corriveau?
"The Golden Dog" by William Kirby
The travelers were unable, indeed, to awaken into any feeling of Sabbatical straitness.
"Baddeck and That Sort of Thing" by Charles Dudley Warner
Master, thou shalt present me then to the Sabbat.
"The Last Of The Barons, Complete" by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Well, that's a decent Sabbatical hour.
"The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction, Vol. 10, Issue 266, July 28, 1827" by Various
A carpet of needles hushed Siner's footfalls and spread a Sabbatical silence through the grove.
"Birthright" by T.S. Stribling
The absent committee was composed of Ben Adi, Abdallah Ben Sabbat and Rasula, the Aratat lawyer.
"The Man From Brodney's" by George Barr McCutcheon
The street, in the Sabbatic sunshine, was as calm as at midnight.
"The Price of Love" by Arnold Bennett
I have heard tell of sacrilegious priests, of a certain canon who has revived the sabbats of the Middle Ages.
"Là-bas" by J. K. Huysmans
Miss Macrae, in sabbatical raiment, was fresher than a rose and gay as a lark.
"The Disentanglers" by Andrew Lang
With them from the confines of the Sabbat, magicians came.
"Historia Amoris: A History of Love, Ancient and Modern" by Edgar Saltus
Finally, he dares the fiend to meet him at midnight at the great Witches' Sabbat, at the dread walnut-tree of Benevento.
"Legends of Florence Collected from the People, First Series" by Charles Godfrey Leland
"The Christian Use of the Psalter" by A. R. Whitham
We had fallen into the hands of Sabbat, the freebooter, the terror of Anjou and Touraine.
"Joan of Arc" by Lucy Foster Madison
But, though the glen is quick with life, there is no sound: a deep Sabbatical calm broods over all things.
"The African Colony" by John Buchan
However, the rigor of the Jewish Sabbatical laws was by no means followed.
"Speeches, Addresses, and Occasional Sermons, Volume 2 (of 3)" by Theodore Parker
It was believed that demons and sorcerers frequently came together and held what were called "Sabbats;" that is to say, orgies.
"The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Vol. 4 (of 12) Dresden Edition--Lectures" by Robert G. Ingersoll
He was at the Witches' Sabbat at Benevento.
"The Hill of Venus" by Nathan Gallizier

In news:

A Benefit for Portland's 'Soul Diva' Linda Hornbuckle Sunday, Nov. Linda, recently diagnosed with kidney cancer, has taken a sabbatical from work and her band while she undergoes treatment.
Linda, recently diagnosed with kidney cancer, has taken a sabbatical from work and her band while she undergoes treatment.
During this brief sabbatical, I will be filling in.
Sabbatical trip finds church ministering to younger crowd.
After forced sabbatical , Duncan rested and ready.
SABBATICALS , DERIVED from the Hebrew word Sabbath, are no longer reserved to the realm of clergy and scholars.
Paid sabbaticals are offered by less than 5 percent of US employers, according to the Society for Human Resource Management, which conducts an annual survey of business practices.
Charli Turner Thorne enjoying her sabbatical .
's on sabbatical , so here are your all-time favorite missions.
The consulting business holds retreats that help people figure out how to take effective sabbaticals .
In this sabbatical diary, I (and some great commenters) have discussed the best ways to create a productive work environment when you get that deeply-deserved time away from campus.
In previous entries of my sabbatical diary, one topic that arose was how to handle expansive periods of unstructured time.
In this third part of my sabbatical diary, I want to focus on one of the most important parts of the sabbatical : the money.
At my institution, a semester-long sabbatical comes with full salary.
For starters, sabbaticals are easier to propose to supervisors.

In science:

Acknowledgements: This work was supported by the DFG. H.S.-B. thanks the Instituto de Matematicas in Cuernavaca for an extremely pleasant stay during his sabbatical. R.A.R. thanks A.
The random phase property and the Lyapunov spectrum for disordered multi-channel systems
Acknowledgements: The first author would like to thank MIT for its warm hospitality and the Technion for its sabbatical support for the period in which this paper was written.
Isoscattering on surfaces
This article was written while the author was on sabbatical at the California Institute of Technology and the Observatories of the Carnegie Institution of Washington; the author thanks both of these institutions for their hospitality.
Galactic Winds: Near and Far
SPO received support from a PPARC fellowship for sabbatical research in the UK, and from NSF grant AST00-97983 to the University of Delaware.
Be-star rotation: how close to critical?
Acknow ledgements: I would like to acknowledge National Astronomy Observatory of Japan and the Japan Society for Promotion of Science for hosting my sabbatical stay in Japan during which this article was completed.
Cosmic Explosions (Optical Transients)
This paper was developed as an introductory series of lectures that I gave to the beginning graduate students at Kyongpook National University, Daegu, Korea during a sabbatical semester from the University of South Alabama.
Classical Knot Theory
Some of this work was carried out at ICERM in Summer 2012, and some was carried out during my sabbatical in 2012-13.
The Octagonal PET II: The Topology of the Limit Sets
This sabbatical was funded from many sources. I would like to thank the National Science Foundation, All Souls College, Oxford, the Oxford Maths Institute, the Simons Foundation, the Leverhulme Trust, and Brown University for their support during this time period.
The Octagonal PET II: The Topology of the Limit Sets
Acknowledgements PM acknowledges support by Junta de Andaluc´ıa, through grant TIC-114 and the Excellence Pro ject P08-TIC-3531, and by the Spanish Ministry for Science and Innovation through grants AYA2010-15169 for a “sabbatical” stay at IAA, where this paper was written.
Quasar Outflows in the 4D Eigenvector 1 Context
Kyprianou would like to thank FIM (Forschungsinstitut f ¨ur Mathematik) for supporting him during his sabbatical at ETH, Zurich. K.
Optimal dividends in the dual model under transaction costs
Also, the first author is grateful to the University of California for its hospitality while he was visiting there, on sabbatical from the University of Wisconsin, Madison.
Real fields and repeated radical extensions
He also reminded those in attendance of the influence of Dicke’s informal discussion group on gravitational physics at Princeton; in 1957 one of its attendees was a Maryland physicist on sabbatical, Joseph Weber.
Matters of Gravity, the newsletter of the APS TG on gravitation
SBY is also grateful to the DGES (Spain) for a sabbatical grant (No.
Subdiffusion-limited reactions
SBY is also grateful to the DGES (Spain) for a sabbatical grant (No.
Subdiffusion-limited single species reactions
LadHyX for their warm hospitality during his sabbatical stay.
Transient growth in Taylor-Couette flow