noun (sometimes lowercase)
Origin of Abba2
Origin of aba
Examples from the Web for abba
Contemporary Examples of abba
Plus, she managed to find raw emotion in an Abba song—no easy feat.‘Into the Woods’ Cast: Grading the Singing of Meryl Streep, Johnny Depp & More
July 25, 2013
Abba Eban famously quipped that the Palestinians never miss a chance to miss a chance.Israel Missed Its Chance—Again
November 27, 2012
He was in one aisle, the Israeli statesman Abba Eban was in another, and I was moving between the two.Vintage Summer Reads: Jeffrey Robinson’s Book Bag
August 21, 2012
And of ABBA's four members, just two showed up to be presented with their awards from Barry and Robin Gibb.Music's Big Night
March 16, 2010
Historical Examples of abba
Ye have received the spirit of adoption, whereby we cry, Abba, Father.God's Plan with Men
T. T. (Thomas Theodore) Martin
But it happened that in a few weeks Sherif had occasion to journey to the island of Abba.
At sunset on an August evening in 1881 the steamer arrived at Abba.
To these proportions had the little band of followers who fought at Abba grown!
The movement initiated by the priest of Abba island had attained its climax.
Word Origin for Abba
Word Origin for aba
Swedish pop music group formed 1972, the name dates from 1973 and is an acronym from the first names of the four band members: Anni-Frid Lyngstad, Björn Ulvaeus, Benny Andersson, Agnetha Fältskog.
title of honor, from Latin abba, from Greek abba, from Aramaic abba "the father, my father," emphatic of abh "father."