Origin of kebab
Examples from the Web for cabob
Duckling; cabob curry of chicken-liver with Bombay ducks—really, Mr. Beck, this dinner is worth a dukedom.The Golden Butterfly|Walter Besant
She managed better with old Mr. Cabob, who had certainly received many of Mrs. Carbuncle's smiles, and who was very rich.
Mr. Cabob, who probably knew that he must pay well for his smiles, never said anything about it.
Word Origin for kebab
"pieces of meat roasted on a skewer," 1813 (cf. shish kebab).