בָּא I m. (= אַבָּא) *1) father. Targ. O. Num. III, 24; 30 רב בית בא (and through the entire chapter ed. Berl.; oth. ed. אבא). —2) pr. n. m. Ba = Abba. Y. Ber. I, 2ᶜ top (interchanging with אבא); a. v. fr. in Y., v. אַבָּא II.