ba·ba / ˈbäˌbä/ (also ba·ba au rhum / ō ˈrəm/ ) • n. a small rich sponge cake, typically soaked in rum-flavored syrup.ba·ba2 • n. Indian, inf. 1. father (often as a proper name or as a familiar form of address). ∎ a respectful form of address for an older man: “Sit down, baba, you like tea?” ∎ (often Baba) a holy man (often as a proper name or form of address). 2. a child, esp. a male one (often in names or as an affectionate form of address).
Baba ★★★ The Father 1973
A poor boatman agrees to be the fall guy in a murder in exchange for the actual murderer supporting his family. But after 24 years in prison, the boatman finds all his sacrificing has been in vain. His daughter has become a prostitute and his son is working as one of the murderer's henchman. In Turkish with English subtitles. 95m/C VHS . TUD: Yilmaz Guney