באָבע

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EtymologyEdit

Either inherited from eastern Middle High German bābe (old woman) or independently borrowed from a Slavic language. In both cases eventually from Proto-Slavic *baba (old woman).

NounEdit

באָבע (bobef, plural באָבעס(bobes)

  1. granny, grandmother

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