sabachthani (Suh-bak´thuh-nee)

An Aramaic word meaning “abandonment.” It forms part of Jesus’s cry from the cross in (Matt 27:46) and (Mark 15:34).

Matt 27:46

* Invalid citation format *

Mark 15:34

* Invalid citation format *

 NEH Logo
Bible Odyssey has been made possible in part by the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor
Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this website, do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.