Sabaoth

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Sabaoth (plural) hosts or armies; used in the book of Romans in the New Testament "Lord of Sabaoth"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Sabaoth Armies; hosts.
    • Sabaoth Incorrectly, the Sabbath.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • Sabaoth In Scripture, armies; hosts: used as part of a title of God.
    • Sabaoth Same as Sabbath.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n.pl Sabaoth sa-bā′oth armies, used only in the B. phrase, 'the Lord of Sabaoth': erroneously for Sabbath.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Heb. tsebā'ōth, pl. of tsābā', an army or host, fr. tsābā', to go forth to war
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Heb. tsebāōth, pl. of tsābā, an army—tsābā, to go forth.

Usage

In literature:

God, the good God Sabaoth, that is to say, the God of armies, be praised for it eternally!
"Gargantua and Pantagruel, Complete." by Francois Rabelais
The oppressed tell a tale, that goes up into the ears of the Lord of Sabaoth.
"The Crown of Thorns" by E. H. Chapin
Jupiter, Allah, Vishnu, Sabaoth, it does not matter who, has given them the passport to happiness.
"The Man Who Laughs" by Victor Hugo
As moche I wish also to our comon beare baitinges used on the Sabaothe daies.
"The Great Events by Famous Historians, Vol. 1-20" by Various
And thus these terrestriall furies spend the Sabaoth day.
"A Righte Merrie Christmasse" by John Ashton
Lord God of Sabaoth.
"Ely Cathedral" by Anonymous
Sanctus Dominus Deus Sabaoth.
"The St. Gregory Hymnal and Catholic Choir Book" by Various
This represents Sabaoth, the father of the Devil.
"The Temptation of St. Antony" by Gustave Flaubert
I never observed any of those who read Sabaoth, Zabulon, and sabachthani, read either Samaria or Cesarea.
"Notes and Queries, Number 216, December 17, 1853" by Various
As surely as those which St. James records, these have entered into the ears of the Lord of Sabaoth.
"The Expositor's Bible: The Book of Exodus" by G. A. Chadwick
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In news:

Glenn Danzig , "Deth Red Sabaoth".
Glenn Danzig, " Deth Red Sabaoth".
Glenn Danzig, "Deth Red Sabaoth ".
Danzig to Release New Album "Deth Red Sabaoth" in June.
Hard rockers Danzig will release their first album in six years, Deth Red Sabaoth (the End), on June 22.
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