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babe Explained

babe at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


babe at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

1393, short for baban (c.1230), which probably is imitative of baby talk, however in many languages the cognate word means "old woman" (cf. Rus. babushka "grandmother," from baba "peasant woman"). Now mostly superseded by its dim. form baby (q.v.). Used figuratively for "a childish person" from 1526. Meaning "attractive young woman" is 1915, college slang; related babelicious first recorded 1991. ///

babe at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [C] [Date: 1300-1400; Origin: Probably from the sounds made by a baby]//
1 literary a baby: babe in arms (=one that has to be carried) //
2 spoken informal a word for an attractive young woman:
3 spoken informal a way of speaking to a young woman, often considered offensive:
4 spoken a way of speaking to someone you love, especially your wife or husband:
5 babe in the woods: AmE someone who can be easily deceived// --He was like a babe in the woods when he first came to New York.//

babe at Indonesian => English Of Explained:


BABE at English => English (devils) Of Explained:

ong2 yi4disagreebu4 ming2 yi1 wen2without a penny to one's name
stony-brokebu4 ming2 shu4abstract numberbu4 ming2 yu4disreputable
disgracefulbu4 ming2 yu4 shi4 wu4dishonorbu4 tu3 qi4unaspiratedbu4 lin4not stintbu4 han2 hu1unambiguous
not ordinary
really goodbu4 zhou1 yan2undistributedbu4 he2not get along well
be on bad terms
be at odds
discordbu4 jiu4 ji4 wang3not censure sb for his past misdeeds
overlook sb's past mistakes
let bygones be bygonesbu4 wen4pay no attention to
let go unpunished
let offbu4 chi4not less than
as good asbu4 shan4bad
not good at
not to be pooh-poohed
quite impressivebu4 dan1not the only
not merely
not simplybu4 zai4not be in
be outbu4 zai4 hu1not mind
not carebu4 zai4 le5be deadbu4 zai4 yi4pay no attention to
take no notice

babe at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

112 Moby Thesaurus words for "babe":
angel, baby, baby bunting, baby-doll, bambino, bantling, broad,
buttercup, cherub, chick, chickabiddy, child, child of nature,
colleen, cutie, dame, damoiselle, damsel, darling, dear, deary,
demoiselle, doll, dove, duck, duckling, dupe, filly, frail, gal,
girl, girlie, heifer, hick, hon, honey, honey bunch, honey child,
hoyden, incubator baby, infant, ingenue, innocent, jeune fille,
jill, junior miss, lamb, lambkin, lass, lassie, little angel,
little darling, little missy, lout, love, lover, mademoiselle,
maid, maiden, mere child, mewling infant, miss, missy, neonate,
newborn, newborn babe, noble savage, nursling, nymphet, oaf,
papoose, pet, petkins, piece, precious, precious heart, preemie,
premature baby, preschooler, puling infant, romp, rube, schoolgirl,
schoolmaid, schoolmiss, simple soul, skirt, slip, snookums, subdeb,
subdebutante, subteen, subteener, suckling, sugar, sweet,
sweetheart, sweetie, sweetkins, sweets, teenybopper, toddler,
tomato, tomboy, unsophisticate, virgin, weanling, wench, yearling,
yokel, young creature, young thing

babe at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

sample:[พราหมณ์กำลังทำพิธีการครอบหัวโขน]N. possession

Babe at English => English (Eastons 1897 Bible) Of Explained:

w, license.

[N] (Permission): permission, leave, allowance, tolerance, toleration, liberty, license, concession, indulgence, dispensation, exemption, release, authorization, permit, warrant, brevet, authority.

[V] (Permission): permit, let, allow, admit, suffer, tolerate, indulge, grant, empower, charter, enfranchise, license, authorize, warrant, sanction.


Babe at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Babe \Babe\, n. [Cf. Ir. bab, baban, W. baban, maban.]
1. An infant; a young child of either sex; a baby.

2. A doll for children. --Spenser.

babe at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

n : a very young child (birth to 1 year) who has not yet begun
to walk or talk; "isn't she too young to have a baby?"
[syn: {baby}, {infant}]

babe at English (WD) Of Explained:



From Inter: etyl » enm Inter: term » babe|lang=enm, perhaps a variant of earlier Inter: term » baban|lang=enm or representing Inter: etyl » ang Inter: recons » baba||boy, child|lang=ang, from Inter: etyl » gem-pro|en Inter: recons » babô|lang=gem-pro, reduplicated variant of Inter: recons » ba-|lang=gem-pro, Inter: recons » bō-||father, brother, close male relation|lang=gem-pro, related to Inter: etyl » ofs|- Inter: term » bobba||child|lang=ofs, Swedish dialectal Inter: term » babbe||little boy|lang=sv, Inter: etyl » goh|- Inter: term » Babo||pos=a male forename|lang=goh, see Inter: l » en|boy. Otherwise, origin obscure. Compare mama, dada, papa. Welsh Inter: term » baban||baby|lang=cy, believed by Skeat to be a mutated from maban diminutive of mab ("son"), is probably rather a borrowing from the English. Whitney, The Century dictionary and cylcopedia, babe.


* Inter: IPA » /beɪb/, Inter: enPR » bāb, Inter: X-SAMPA » beIb
  • Inter: audio » en-us-babe.ogg|Audio (US)
  • : Inter: rhymes » eɪb


    Inter: en-nou » n

  • Inter: context » literary|or|poetic A baby or infant; a very young human or animal.
    1. : These events came to pass when he was but a babe.
    2. Inter: slan » g An attractive person, especially a young woman.
    3. : Shes a real babe!''
    4. Inter: context » also babes {{s}} Darling Inter: gloss » term of endearment.
    5. : Hey, babe, hows about you and me getting together?''


      * Inter: seeCite » s


      * Inter: sense » infant baby, child, infant

  • Inter: sense » attractive person
  • Inter: sense » woman hottie, doll, fox
  • See: Category: Wikisaurus:beautiful woman -
  • Inter: sense » darling darling, dear, love, sweetheart


    Inter: trans-see » baby or infant|baby

  • Inter: trans-top » attractive person
    • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|stuk|f

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|typykkä

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » darling
    • Arabic: Inter: t- » ar|عزيزي|sc=Arab
    • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|schatje|f, Inter: t+ » nl|liefje|f
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|chérie|f

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Malay: Inter: t+ » ms|sayang
  • Scottish Gaelic: leannan {{m}}, gràdh {{m}}, gaol {{m}}, rùn {{m}}, rùnag {{f}}, a mhìlseachd {{f}}

  • Inter: trans-botto » m

    Derived terms

    * bikini babe
    • babe magnet
    • out of the mouths of babes

      Related terms

      * baby


      See also

      * infant


      * abbe, abbé

    Category: Category:en:Babies -
    Category: Category:en:Terms of endearment -



    * Inter: IPA » ˈ|lang=ro


    babe Inter: f » p
  • Inter: plural of » babă|lang=ro

  • Translation: de » babe
    Translation: et » babe
    Translation: el » babe
    Translation: es » babe
    Translation: eo » babe
    Translation: fr » babe
    Translation: ko » babe
    Translation: id » babe
    Translation: kn » babe
    Translation: sw » babe
    Translation: ku » babe
    Translation: hu » babe
    Translation: mg » babe
    Translation: ml » babe
    Translation: my » babe
    Translation: no » babe
    Translation: pl » babe
    Translation: pt » babe
    Translation: ru » babe
    Translation: st » babe
    Category: simple:babe -
    Translation: ss » babe
    Translation: fi » babe
    Translation: sv » babe
    Translation: ta » babe
    Translation: te » babe
    Translation: th » babe
    Translation: vi » babe
    Translation: zh » babe