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See also: mab, MAb, mAb, måb, and -mab


Proper noun[edit]


  1. (astronomy) A moon of Uranus
  2. A female given name, related to Maeve.
    • 1864, Julia Kavanagh, Queen Mab, page 162:
      "Good-bye, Mab," said Mr. Ford, stretching out his arm, and gathering her to his heart. "Good-bye, darling - you will think of the old man, eh?" Tears and kisses were Mab's only reply.
    • 2012 November 27, Jim Butcher, Cold Days, Penguin, →ISBN:
      “Consider,” Mab said, “that I have done something for her that you never could have.” “What's that, exactly?” “I have put her beyond the reach of the White Council and their Wardens,” Mab said, again  []