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Bab

 (bäb, băb), the Title of Ali Mohammad of Shiraz. 1819-1850.
Persian founder of Babism.

[Persian and Arabic Bāb, Gate (leading to the Mahdi or to knowledge of God) from Arabic bāb, gate, from Aramaic bābā, from Akkadian bābu; see bwb in the Appendix of Semitic roots.]

Bab

(bɑːb)
n
(Biography) the Bab title of Mirza Ali Mohammed 1819–50, Persian religious leader: founded Babism; executed as a heretic of Islam
[from Persian bāb gate, from Arabic]

Bab

(bɑb)

n.
Often, the Bab. Bab ed-Din.

Bab.

Babylon; Babylonia.
References in classic literature ?
I do not like speaking about myself, as may have been noticed, but in the cause of humanity I on this occasion will do so, and will confess that at one time I was, as the young man in the Bab Ballad says, "the shyest of the shy," and "whenever I was introduced to any pretty maid, my knees they knocked together just as if I was afraid.
This is the eighth time that a Saudi warship is sent deep into the waters of Bab al-Mandab Strait by the Yemeni forces.
Banks said that BAB has to play a bigger role in order to ensure that new rules and regulations are not onerous on them.
Then he turned to the Bab al-Mandeb, the chokepoint for shipping at the southern end of the Red Sea leading to the Suez Canal.
A source at the Police Command told SANA that 15 mortar shells fell near Talah restaurant and al-Qishleh and al-Sufaniyeh Parks in Bab Tuma neighborhood and near al-Ross Tower in al-Qas'a neighborhood, claiming the lives of 2 civilians and injuring 30 others.
TRIPOLI, Lebanon: The residents of Bab al-Tabbaneh are well aware that they live among the poorest areas in Lebanon.
More importantly, being the first of many landmark projects on the Al Marjan Island, the Bab Al Bahr project will be a key instrument in generating greater interest for the exclusive island development and the rest of our groundbreaking real estate projects in Ras Al Khaimah.
In the "training ending with employment program," Bab Rizq Jameel created 2,513 jobs, of them 1,577 opportunities were for men and 936 opportunities for women.
CHICAGO, April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The following release was issued today by BAB Holdings, Inc.
This is the fifth time that a Saudi warship is sent deep into the waters of Bab al-Mandab Strait by the Yemeni forces.
The connection of the BAB A 66 is made to the BAB A 661 by a newly erected building intersection with traffic routing in three levels.
In the joint-collaboration, three final semester business degree students, Salman Al Zaquawi, Fatema Al Sabah and Maryam Hussain, along with the BAB editorial team, have researched, written, produced and published the handbook which will be available in both English and Arabic.