Definitions

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  • n. One's grandmother.
  • n. Any elderly woman.

Etymologies

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From Yiddish באָבע (bobe).

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  • language yiddish - bubbe means grandmother.

    July 10, 2009

  • Yiddish for Grandmother

    June 8, 2009