G4521 σάββατον - Strong's Greek Lexicon Number

the Sabbath, a week.
the Sabbath (i.e. Shabbath), or day of weekly repose from secular avocations (also the observance or institution itself); by extension, a se'nnight, i.e. the interval between two Sabbaths; likewise the plural in all the above applications
Derivation: of Hebrew origin (H7676);

KJV Usage: sabbath (day), week.

σάββατον, -ου, τό (Aram. שַׁבָּתָא, transliterated σάββατα, and this being mistaken for a pl., the sing. σάββατον was formed from it), and σάββατα, -ων, τά
[in LXX for שַׁבָּת, שַׁבָּתוֹן ;]
__1. the seventh day of the week, the sabbath
__(a) the sing. form -ον, τὸ σ.:
Refs Mat.12:8, Mrk.2:27, Luk.6:5
, al.; ἡ ἡμέρα τοῦ σ. (in LXX, Exo.20:8, al., usually τῶν σ., see infr.),
Refs Luk.13:16 14:5
; ὁδὸς σαββάτου, Act.1:12 (cf. Mat.24:29); dative, of time (τῷ) σ.,
Refs Luk.6:9 14:1
; ἐν (τῷ) σ.,
Refs Mat.12:2, Luk.6:7, Jhn.5:16, al.
; accusative, of duration, τὸ σ., Luk.23:56; κατὰ πᾶν σ.,
Refs Act.13:27 15:21 18:4
; pl., σ. τρία, Act.17:2 R, txt. (but see infr.);
__(b) as most freq. in LXX (see Swete, Mk., 17; Thackeray, Gr., 35) the pl. form, τὰ σ. (see supr. on the Aram. form. There is also an analogy in the names of other festivals, τ. ἐγκαίνια, ἄζυμα, etc.):
Refs Mat.28:1, Col.2:16
; ἡ ἡμέρα τῶν σ. (
Refs Exo.20:8, al.), Luk.4:16, Act.13:14 16:13
; dative pl. (in LXX -τοις, but 1Ma.2:38 as in NT) by metaplasmus (El., § 9, 3), σάββασι,
Refs Mat.12:1, 5 12:10-12 Mrk.1:21 2:23 3:2, 4, Luk.4:31 6:2
__2. seven days, a week;
__(a) the sing. form: πρώτη σαββάτσυ, Mrk.16:9; δὶς τοῦ σ. (Bl., § 35, 4; 36, 13), Luk.18:12; κατὰ μίαν σαββάτου, 1Co.16:2; pl., σ. τρία, Act.17:2 R, mg. (but see supr.);
__(b) the pl. form: ἡ μία τῶν σ. (where the genitive = μετὰ τά; Soph., Lex., 43a),
Refs Mat.28:1, Mrk.16:2, Luk.24:1, Jhn.20:1, 19, Act.20:7

1) the seventh day of each week which was a sacred festival on which the Israelites were required to abstain from all work
1a) the institution of the sabbath, the law for keeping holy every seventh day of the week
1b) a single sabbath, sabbath day
2) seven days, a week

Of Hebrew origin [H7676]; the Sabbath (that is, Shabbath), or day of weekly repose from secular avocations (also the observance or institution itself); by extension a se'nnight, that is, the interval between two Sabbaths; likewise the plural in all the above applications

KJV Usage: sabbath (day), week.

View how G4521 σάββατον is used in the Bible

First 30 of 68 occurrences of G4521 σάββατον

Matthew 12:1 on the sabbath
Matthew 12:2 the sabbath.
Matthew 12:5 on the sabbath
Matthew 12:5 the sabbath,
Matthew 12:8 of the sabbath.
Matthew 12:10 on the sabbath?
Matthew 12:11 on the sabbath,
Matthew 12:12 on the sabbath days.
Matthew 24:20 the sabbath:
Matthew 28:1 of the sabbaths,
Matthew 28:1 of the sabbaths,
Mark 1:21 on the sabbath
Mark 2:23 the sabbath;
Mark 2:24 the sabbath
Mark 2:27 The sabbath
Mark 2:27 the sabbath:
Mark 2:28 of the sabbath.
Mark 3:2 on the sabbath;
Mark 3:4 on the sabbath,
Mark 6:2 when the sabbath
Mark 16:1 the sabbath
Mark 16:2 sabbaths,
Mark 16:9 sabbath,
Luke 4:16 sabbaths,
Luke 4:31 the sabbath days.
Luke 6:1 sabbath
Luke 6:2 the sabbath days?
Luke 6:5 of the sabbath.
Luke 6:6 sabbath,
Luke 6:7 the sabbath;

Distinct usage

9 on the sabbath
7 the sabbath
5 the sabbath.
5 sabbaths,
4 on the sabbath,
4 sabbath,
3 the sabbath,
3 of the sabbath.
3 the sabbath:
3 sabbath
3 sabbaths
2 the sabbath;
2 sabbath.
2 of the sabbaths,
2 on the sabbath?
1 The sabbath
1 on the sabbath;
1 the sabbath days.
1 in the sabbath,
1 the sabbath?
1 a sabbath
1 of the sabbaths:
1 when the sabbath
1 of the sabbaths
1 on the sabbath days.
1 the sabbath days?

Corresponding Hebrew Words

sabbaton H7676 shabat
sabbaton H7677 shabbaton

Related words

G4521 σάββατον

G4315 προσάββατον
From G4253 and G4521; a fore sabbath, that is, the sabbath eve

KJV Usage: day before the sabbath.

Compare G3904.

G4520 σαββατισμός
From a derivative of G4521; a “sabbatism”, that is, (figuratively) the repose of Christianity (as a type of heaven)

KJV Usage: rest.

H7676 שׁבּת shabbâth

Intensive from H7673; intermission, that is, (specifically) the Sabbath

KJV Usage: (+ every) sabbath.

H7677 שׁבּתון shabbâthôn
From H7676; a sabbatism or special holiday

KJV Usage: rest, sabbath.

H7678 שׁבּתי shabbe thay
shabbe thay
From H7676; restful; Shabbethai, the name of three Israelites

KJV Usage: Shabbethai.