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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 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.
Together with a number of organisations throughout the UAE, the award-winning Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa, was delighted to take part with 90 of its team members in this excellent initiative highlighting the importance of the local community towards a sustainable environment.
Bab Al Qasr Hotel was chosen as his accommodation of choice to experience authentic Arabian hospitality.
BAB chief executive Dr Wahid Al Qasim thanked BBK for the continued support.
Further, the new agreement will thereby release the rest of the Middle East for further development and BAB will have a fixed annual licensing fee for the existing store and each subsequent store developed.
Industry carried out extensive briefings over a three month period with BAB stakeholders and interviewed existing members and non-members about their views of the organisation.
By mobilizing initiatives in 96 cities and towns throughout Saudi Arabia, Bab Rizq Jameel has generated female employment through a range of local initiatives and across a range of industries and specialist sectors, including business administration, tourism, and hospitality.
du midi jusqu'a 17h, dans les rues et les places suivantes : rue Mongi Slim , place de Bab Souika, rue Bab Souika, rue Bab Alouj, rue Bab Bnet et place de la Kasbah.
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.
000 batisses, 18 mosquees et zaouias et sept portes: Bab-Azzi, Bab Omar, Bab Sultan, Bab Ahmid, Bab El Boustane, Bab Rabaa et Bab El-Rabie.