"abba" Definition


  1. n. Father; religious superior; -- in the Syriac, Coptic, and Ethiopic churches, a title given to the bishops, and by the bishops to the patriarch.

Dictionary Stats for "abba"

Position in dictionary: 249 of 111710 words.
Word Types: n.,
Words that start with abba: 5
Words that end with abba: 1
Words that contain abba: 23
Next words in dictionary: abbacies, abbacy, abbatial, abbatical, abbe
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Definition of abba

See all english dictionary definitions, the word type, and other useful information for the word "abba". The definition of the word "abba" is pulled from the 1913 edition of Webster's Unabridged Dictionary. The meaning of this word, and other stats related to "abba", including the position in the dictionary, the number of words that contain, start and end with, and stats related to this word are also extracted from this dictionary version.