or Baʿath, Baʿth

[ bah-ahth ]
/ ˈbɑ ɑθ /


a socialist party of some Arab countries, especially Iraq and Syria.

Origin of Baath

From the Arabic word baʿath literally, renaissance

Related forms

Ba·ath·ism, nounBa·ath·ist, noun, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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