babu babu  /bɑ ˈbu/


  • (n) used as a Hindi courtesy title; equivalent to English `Mr'


  • Aziz changes from the sensitive, enlightened Indian to an impudent, cocksure babu.


  1. Take Five With Shane Cooper

    Meet Shane Cooper: Shane Cooper is a bassist, composer, and producer from Cape Town, South Africa. Oscillations , with his quintet, is due to be launched on August 22, 2013 at Cape Town's Mahogany Room. In 2012, he was selected as the Standard Bank Young Artist for Jazz. Has he been a member of Babu (SAMA Nominee) and Closet Snare.
    on July 24, 2013     Source: All About Jazz

  2. Children of chef among dead at Indian school

    Two children of the chef at the Indian school where pupils were poisoned at lunch were among those who died, CNN's sister network CNN-IBN reported. Lal Babu Rai, husband of the school cook, Manju Devi, told CNN-IBN reporter Prabhakar Kumar that three ...
    on July 19, 2013     Source: WKBT La Crosse


  1. "I met Jyoti babu for two reasons--to explain the circumstances under which the coalition collapsed and also to express my best wishes to the CPI(M) leader turning 95 recently," Mukherjee told reporters here.
    on Jul 13, 2008 By: Pranab Mukherjee Source: Press Trust of India

  2. "Pranab Babu is a scholarly person who deserves the honour," Lalu Prasad told reporters after hoisting the national flag at a Republic Day function here.
    on Jan 26, 2008 By: Lalu Prasad Source: Hindu

  3. "If he (Mohan Babu) gets a mike he can deliver good dialogues," said Chiranjeevi, who floated PRP last year.
    on Oct 15, 2009 By: Dr Chiranjeevi Source: Times of India

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propriety propriety
/prə ˈpraɪ ə ti /