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Noun. October 31, 2011, Word of the Day
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Definition

The Samosapedia team salutes the birth of the world's 7 billionth baby, somewhere in India, on October 31 2011.

Baby: Female child
Baba: Male child

Usage

This actually happened to me. I told a friend with great delight that my baby had arrived. What’s your baby’s name, she asked. Kartik, I said. Oh, it is baba, she exclaimed, and began to laugh. Kartik has to be a baba, not a baby, she said, bursting into more uncontrollable laughter.
Added 2011-09-11 by oldathai

Root

Hindi

Region

North India

Related Terms

issue, AADHAR, Baby