[ bah ]
/ bɑ /
noun Egyptian Religion.
an aspect of the soul, represented as a human-headed bird.
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Origin of ba
Vocalization of Egyptian bʾ
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[ bah ]
/ bɑ /
the second letter of the Arabic alphabet.
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Origin of B.A.1
First recorded in 1755–65, B.A. is from New Latin Baccalaureus Artium
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How to use ba in a sentence
Also, who thought it was okay to let Sylvester Stallone end a scene by saying “Ba Bam” and walking out of a room?
A “friend” reports from Washington state: Yes, the legal pot is of the (ba-da-bing) highest quality.
While receiving his BA Honors in sculpture, his focus shifted to the intersection of art and the environment.
Tuchman was often criticized by academicians for being a self-taught historian with only a BA.
I progressed onto medium format film when I studied for a BA in Fashion Photography at London College of Fashion.
Wire Nails, Staples, &c., are made at Nettlefold's by machinery much in advance of what can ba seen elsewhere.
In the same piece, we are presented with a grand chorus of Turks and Dervises, who sing, "Hu la baba la chou ba la baba la da."
We've been hoping, Ba'tiste and myself, that we would be able to induce you to lease us your portion of the lake and a flume site.
He stepped to the veranda, waiting for Ba'tiste, who was making a last effort in his behalf.
"Ba'teese, he put eet down by a match in the shelter of a lumber pile," came at last.
British Dictionary definitions for ba (1 of 5)
the internet domain name for
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the ba' a game somewhat like rugby played in Orkney at Christmas and New Year between two very large teams of players
the ba' or handba' a similar game played at Jedburgh in the Scottish Borders in mid-February
the stuffed leather ball used in these games
Word Origin for ba'
Scots form of ball 1
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Egyptian myth the soul, represented as a bird with a human head
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Bachelor of Arts
British Association (for the Advancement of Science)
British Association screw thread
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Medical definitions for ba
The symbol for the elementbarium
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Scientific definitions for ba
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