baba

noun
ba·​ba | \ ˈbä-(ˌ)bä , -bə\

Definition of baba

: a rich cake soaked in a rum and sugar syrup

called also baba au rhum\ ˈbä-​(ˌ)bä-​ō-​ˈrəm , -​bə\

First Known Use of baba

1813, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for baba

French, from Polish, literally, old woman

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