SERF and SERVANT are from Latin servus
(a slave). God's celestial servant is the SaRaF (Seraph, attendant angel). A
tyrant treats his footmen like footstools; SiRaFRaF is a footstool. A SERAPH
is an Anglicized celestial being (Isaiah 6:2). More at SAFFRON.
SERVE, SERVER and
SERVICE are among 20 such SRV terms. An R → L change summons SLAVE. The
AHD lists CONCIERGE, DESERVE, SERGEANT, SERVILE and SERVITUDE at its Indo-European root servus
(slave - "Latin noun of unknown origin"). The SHERIFF is a hireling
seen at SHIRE. See "SIR • for SR antonyms of mastery: SHaRaT
to serve) is an SR synonym. $eRe(V) (mutiny) is an SR antonym.
Isaiah 6:2 שׂרפים עמדים ממעל לו שׁשׁ כנפים שׁשׁ כנפים לאחד בשׁתים יכסה פניו ובשׁתים יכסה רגליו ובשׁתים יעופף׃
Above Him stood the seraphim; each one had six wings: with twain he covered his face and with twain he covered his feet, and with twain he did fly.