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1. (Other Non-Christian Religions) a disciple of the Bab
2. (Other Non-Christian Religions) another word for Babism
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(ˈbɑ bi)

n., pl. -bis.
1. Also called Bab•ism (ˈbɑ bɪz əm) a Persian religion, founded in the 19th century, now supplanted by Baha'i.
2. an adherent of Babi.
[1840–50; < Persian]
Bab′ist, Bab′ite, adj., n.
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He viewed in the submitted application that foreign powers especially Europe was in favor of early release of Asia Babi from jail and after release she was likely to travel aboard, so her name should put on ECL.
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Yesterday a police spokesman said: "North Wales Police investigating an pounds 18,000 burglary at Bocs Babi in Valley last weekend have made an arrest in connection with the matter.
These artistic iterations of Babi Yar built upon each other and carried the seeds of new depictions.
Abbas Amanat (USA), and Todd Lawson (Canada), published important books and articles in the emergent field of Babi studies.
13 mainly deplore Russia's anti-Semitism, from the massacre of several tens of thousands of minorities in Bielostok in 1905 to the killing of untold numbers of Jews, Russians, and Ukrainians by Germans in the valley of Babi Yar during the Second World War.
NEW YORK-After staying behind the scenes developing and manufacturing couture embroidery for ready-to-wear collections of such fashion icons as Oscar de la Renta, Armani, Vera Wang and Carolina Herrera, husband and wife Sachin and Babi Ahluwalia are stepping out and heading home.
Bollywood actress Parveen Babi was found dead in her suburban Mumbai home Jan.
BOLLYWOOD superstar Parveen Babi, who played the siren in dozens of movies, was found dead at her home yesterday.