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 (săb′ā-ŏth′, sə-bā′ōth′)
pl.n. Bible
Hosts; armies: the Lord of Sabaoth.

[Latin sabaoth, from Greek sabaōth, from Hebrew ṣəbā'ôt, pl. of ṣābā', army, from ṣābā', to wage war; see ṣ́bʔ in Semitic roots.]


(sæˈbeɪɒθ; ˈsæbeɪɒθ)
(Bible) Bible hosts, armies (esp in the phrase the Lord of Sabaoth in Romans 9:29)
[C14: via Latin and Greek from Hebrew ç'bāōth, from çābā]
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Noun1.Sabaoth - (plural) hosts or armies; used in the book of Romans in the New Testament; "Lord of Sabaoth"
plural, plural form - the form of a word that is used to denote more than one
legion, host - archaic terms for army
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Letter(s) Model Words Roman (Ecclesiastical) Vowels a Sabaoth, Amen [a] e ecce [e] * i filius [i] [j] o Domine, quoniam [c] u unum, mundi, sunt [u] quoniam, sanguis, [w], after 'ng', qui 'q' + vowel y (=i) hymnus, Kyrie [i] Consonants b bonae [b], but no aspiration bs, bt urbs, obtineo [b] c, cc + a,o,u benedicamus, dictum, [k] or cons.
One might also think of the sanctus deus dominus sabaoth of the Tridentine Mass, [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] of the Greek Orthodox service, George Rawson's hymn "God the Lord is King," and German "Herrgott.
Deploying to the left our light horse swept across the heights of Plevna and, uttering their warcry Bonafide Sabaoth, sabred the Saracen gunners to a man.
Factum es silentium, Decantabat populus Israel, Plange quasi virgo, Ornaverunt faciem templi, Percussit Saul mille, Benedictus Dominus Deus Sabaoth, Laudate Dominum in sanctis eius, Descendit angelus Domini, Anima mea liquefacta est, Virgo decus nemorum, Audite verbum Domini, Veni in hortum meum, Deus misereatur nostri, and Ecce panis angelorum.
215) ascribes to his famous "Hebrew"--that derived the title Lord Sabaoth from a specific class of angelic beings, namely, the "Sabai.
O nono estudo, "Perseus and Sabaoth in Magic Arts and Oriental Beliefs" (pp.
People are horrified by Vasnetsov's works because they are utterly false, and everyone knows that such Christs, such Lords of Sabaoth, such Blessed Virgins never existed, could not have existed and should not exist.
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Maxim Gorky, in Reminiscences of Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy, discerned divinity not only in his writing but in his very presence: "He is like a god, not a Sabaoth or Olympian, but the kind of Russian god who 'sits on a maple throne under a golden lime tree,' not very majestic, but perhaps more cunning than all the other gods.
Behold, the pay of the laborers who mowed your fields, and with you have withheld, cries out against you; and the outcry of the harvesters has reached the ears of the Lord of Sabaoth.
martial Sabaoth, "the Christ" of loving sacrifice, and