Seventh-Day
adjective Date: 1684 advocating or practicing observance of Saturday as the Sabbath

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  • Seventh day — Seventh Sev enth, a. [From {Seven}: cf. AS. seofo[eth]a.] 1. Next in order after the sixth;; coming after six others. [1913 Webster] On the seventh day, God ended his work which he had made; and he rested on the seventh day from all his work… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • seventh-day — [sev′ənthdā′] adj. 1. of the seventh day (Saturday) 2. [often Seventh Day] observing the Sabbath on Saturday [Seventh Day Adventists] …   English World dictionary

  • Seventh-day — /ˈsɛvənθ deɪ/ (say sevuhnth day) adjective designating certain Christian denominations who make Saturday their chief day of rest and religious observance: Seventh day Baptists. Also, Seventh Day, Seventh Day …   Australian English dictionary

  • Seventh-Day — /sev euhnth day /, adj. designating certain Christian denominations that make Saturday their chief day of rest and religious observance: Seventh Day Adventists. Also, seventh day. * * * …   Universalium

  • Seventh day — The seventh day may refer to:* Saturday, in most calendars * Sunday, in some calendars * The Shabbat in Judaism * The Sabbath in Seventh day Adventism and some other Christian denominationsee also* Sabbath in Christianity …   Wikipedia

  • seventh-day — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective Etymology: seventh day 1. : of, relating to, or occurring on the seventh day 2. : advocating or practicing observance of Saturday as the Sabbath …   Useful english dictionary

  • Seventh-Day — Sev′enth Day or sev′enth day adj. rel designating certain Christian denominations that make Saturday their chief day of rest and religious observance: Seventh Day Adventists[/ex] …   From formal English to slang

  • seventh day — noun Usage: usually capitalized S 1. : saturday used chiefly by the Friends 2. : the Sabbath of the Jews and some Christian bodies * * * seventh day noun Saturday • • • Main Entry: ↑seven …   Useful english dictionary

  • seventh day — last day of the week, Saturday; day number seven in a chain of days …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Seventh-day Adventist Church — Classification Protestant Orientation Adventist Polity Modified presbyterian polity Geographical …   Wikipedia

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