Definitions for ABɑb, ɑv

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Abɑb, ɑv(n.)

  1. Category: Judaism

    Ref: Av . 1


  1. airborne.

    Category: Military

  2. Airman Basic.

    Category: Military

  3. Alberta.

    Category: Geography (places)


  1. a major blood group.

    Category: Physiology

    Ref: Compare ABO system.

* Symbol..


  1. a prefix occurring in verbs or verbal derivatives borrowed from Latin, where it meant “off, away”: abhor; abjure; abrade.

    Category: Affix

    Ref: Compare a-4, 11 4 abs-. 2

Origin of ab-:

< L, prefixal use of ab from, away; see of1


  1. about.


  1. able-bodied seaman.

    Category: Nautical, Navy

  2. Bachelor of Arts.

    Category: Education, Titles, Associations, Organizations

Origin of A.B.:

< NL, ML Artium Baccalaureus

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Bachelor of Arts, BA, Artium Baccalaurens, AB(noun)

    a bachelor's degree in arts and sciences

  2. Ab, Av(noun)

    the eleventh month of the civil year; the fifth month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in July and August)

  3. abdominal, abdominal muscle, ab(noun)

    the muscles of the abdomen

  4. AB, type AB, group AB(noun)

    the blood group whose red cells carry both the A and B antigens


  1. AB(Noun)

    A blood type of the ABO system that has a both blood antigens and may receive all blood types, and donate to AB.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ab(noun)

    the fifth month of the Jewish year according to the ecclesiastical reckoning, the eleventh by the civil computation, coinciding nearly with August


  1. Ab

    Ab or Av, sometimes Aba or Abba, means "father" in most Semitic languages.

Anagrams of AB

  1. ba, BA

Translations for AB

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


(with capital, abbreviated to Ltd. when written) a word used in the titles of certain companies

West. and R. Chambers Ltd.

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