bab

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See also: Bab. and báb

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

bab

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a Slavic language, compare Serbo-Croatian bob, Slovak bôb, Russian боб (bob, bean), from Proto-Slavic *bobъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bab (plural babok)

  1. bean

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic.

Noun[edit]

bab

  1. chapter

Kurdish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

bab m

  1. father

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

bab

  1. rafsi of zbabu.

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bab

  1. chapter (section in a book)

Meriam[edit]

Noun[edit]

bab

  1. father or paternal uncle

Rohingya[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Bengali.

Noun[edit]

bab

  1. father

Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Puter, Vallader) bap

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin *babbus. Compare Sardinian babbu.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bab m (plural babs)

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran) father

Coordinate terms[edit]

See also[edit]

  • pader (term to address a priest or monk)

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

bab m

  1. tuft, tassel
  2. child's excrement (hence abab)
  3. stain
    • Bithidh sin 'n a bhab air fhad 's is beò e.
      • That will be a stain on him as long as he lives.

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References[edit]

  • The Illustrated Gaelic-English Dictionary (Birlinn Limited, 1901-1911, Compiled by Edward Dwelly)
  • A Pronouncing and Etymological Dictionary of the Gaelic Language (John Grant, Edinburgh, 1925, Complied by Malcolm MacLennan)