Sabbatical Year

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The one year in seven which the OT ordered to be observed as a ‘Sabbath’, i.e. requiring the land to remain fallow and debtors and Israelite slaves to be freed. See also Jubilee, Year of.

Subjects: Judaism and Jewish Studies.

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