Bab

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Bab can refer to:

  • Set (mythology) (also known as Bab, Baba, or Seth) ancient Egyptian God
  • Bab (Gateway), an Arabic word meaning gateway
  • Each of The Four Deputies or Gates, intermediaries between the Hidden Imam and the community in Twelver Shia Islam (873–941)
  • Báb (Sayyid `Alí Muḥammad Shírází, 1819–1850), founder of Bábism and a central figure in the Bahá'í Faith
  • Bab-ı Âli, the gate to the palace of the Grand vizier of the Ottoman Empire
  • Báb, Nitra District, a village and municipality in the Nitra District in western central Slovakia
  • Bab Ballads, cartoons published by W. S. Gilbert under the childhood nickname, Bab

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