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2. Any of several holidays, usually four or eight in number, in Wicca and related Neopagan religious traditions.

[French, Sabbath, sabbat, from Old French, Sabbath; see Sabbath.]
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(ˈsæbæt; -ət)
(Alternative Belief Systems) another word for Sabbath4
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witch′es' Sab′bath

(or sab′bath),

(in European folklore) a secret rendezvous of witches and sorcerers, characterized by orgiastic rites, dances, feasting, etc.
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A seasonal festival celebrated by witches.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sabbat - a midnight meeting of witches to practice witchcraft and sorcerysabbat - a midnight meeting of witches to practice witchcraft and sorcery; in the Middle Ages it was supposed to be a demonic orgy
assembly - a group of persons who are gathered together for a common purpose
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Kardashian's exes Younes Bendjima and Luka Sabbat were also spotted in the same restaurant, but they weren't there together and left separately.
From left: The writer-director Jim Jarmusch with his "The Dead Don't Die" cast, including Adam Driver, Selena Gomez, Bill Murray, ChloE1/2 Sevigny, Tilda Swinton and Luka Sabbat, in Cannes, France, May 14, 2019.
While demonologists were developing the new concept of Devil worship and the witches' sabbat, elite men of significant social status were actually attempting to practice ceremonial magic.
The 23-year-old model spent some part of her Saturday hanging out on a yacht and jet skiing in Monaco with some of her famous friends including models Bella Hadid and Luka Sabbat, E!
Marking the return of Jim Jarmusch in Competition, the first film,The Dead Don't Die,was screened after the Ceremony with the director and his impressive cast in attendance: Bill Murray, Adam Driver, Tilda Swinton, ChloE1/2 Sevigny, Selena Gomez, Sara Driver, and Luka Sabbat.
(From L) US actor Luka Sabbat, US singer and actress Selena Gomez, US actor and comedian Bill Murray, British actress and model Tilda Swinton and US film director, screenwriter and actor Jim Jarmusch arrive for the screening of the film 'The Dead Don't Die' during the 72nd edition of the Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, southern France, on May 14, 2019.
1 Scott Walker's My Death, Wendy Carlos and Rachel Elkind's opening for The Shining, and the Songe d'une nuit du Sabbat movement of Hector Berlioz's Symphonie Fantastique all quote the plainchant melody of which Latin hymn, written in trochaic metre and describing the Last Judgement?
Interestingly, Kardashian was ( photographed spending some time with ex-boyfriend Luka Sabbat, 21, the day before the revelation.
The speakers addressing at the occasion said that popular songs of the past had still their importance but today's poetry lacked such melodious songs.Chairman Sabbat Foundation welcomed the guests and the poets Akbar Khan Niazi, Musarat Khan, Mohammad Irfan, Nusrat Yab, Tariq Mehmood, Dr Mazhar Iqbal, Amjad Harral, Samina Tabbasum, Farhana Ali, Jia Qureshi, Sabeen Younis, Gul-e-Nazuk, Khaliq ur Rehman, Abdul Qadir Tabban and Ali Ahmed Qamar presented their poetry.
The symphony lasts about 45 minutes and is divided into 5 movements: Raveries - Passions (Daydreams - Passions, Un bal (A ball), Scane aux champs (Scene in the country), Marche au supplice (March to the scaffold), Songe d'une nuit de sabbat (Dream of a witches' Sabbath).
She signs the Devil's book, consummates her pact, and disappears into the woods to join his other witches at the sabbat.