There are multiple origins and meanings for the name Baba:
1. Diminutive form of the Greek name Barbara means - "foreign".
2. Avar (Dagestan) and translates as - "mother"
3. African given name, etymology (definition) - "born on Thusday"
4. Derived from the Slavic (баба) semantics - "peasant woman".
May also refer to Baba (male name).