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Definition of Abba

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name for God (New Testament usage); "father" (Hebrew);title of honor for Christian bishops and patriarchs (used in Syria, Egypt, and Ethiopia); Swedish pop music group ; family name
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JM Latin-English Dictionary
Father; (Aramaic); (also false read for obba - decanter)
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
Father; religious superior; -- in the Syriac, Coptic, and Ethiopic churches, a title given to the bishops, and by the bishops to the patriarch.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913), edited by Noah Porter. About
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\ab"ba\ (ăb"b&adot;), n. [syriac abbā father. see abbot.] father; religious superior; -- in the syriac, coptic, and ethiopic churches, a title given to the bishops, and by the bishops to the patriarch.

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Wikipedia English - The Free Encyclopedia
ABBA was a Swedish pop group formed in Stockholm in 1972, comprising Agnetha Fältskog, Björn Ulvaeus, Benny Andersson, and Anni-Frid Lyngstad. ABBA is an acronym of the first letters of the band members' first names and is sometimes stylized as the registered trademark ᗅᗺᗷᗅ. The band became one of the most commercially successful acts in the history of popular music, topping the charts worldwide from 1975 to 1982. It also won the Eurovision Song Contest 1974, giving Sweden its first triumph in the history of the contest and being the most successful group ever to take part in the competition.

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Abba Definition from Religion & Spirituality Dictionaries & Glossaries
Easton's Bible Dictionary
This Syriac or Chaldee word is found three times in the New Testament (Mark 14:36; Rom. 8:15; Gal. 4:6), and in each case is followed by its Greek equivalent, which is translated "father." It is a term expressing warm affection and filial confidence. It has no perfect equivalent in our language. It has passed into European languages as an ecclesiastical term, "abbot."
Smith's Bible Dictionary

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Smith's Bible Dictionary (1884) , by William Smith. About
Hitchcock's Bible Names Dictionary
Hitchcock's Bible Names Dictionary (1869) , by Roswell D. Hitchcock. About
Abba 'abba' (Chaldean) [cf Hebrew 'ab, Syrian abba or abbo] Father, origin, source, transliterated in the Greek text (Mark 14:36) as 'Abba. The phrase "Abba Father" has become a title of invocation to the first person of the Trinity; in Coptic and Syriac churches, Abba (father or master) is a title of the patriarch of bishops. In the Qabbalah, 'Abba is the original principle symbolized by Kether (the Crown).