Bahá'í Library Online
. . . .
>>   Published Articles
TAGS: Bab (Gate); Interfaith dialogue; Islam; Words and phrases
> add tags
While Bahá'ís associate the Arabic word báb with Sayyid ‘Ali-Muhammad, to Muslims it has several other meanings, resulting in different interpretations of events and figures in Bahá'í history by scholars approaching it from an Islamic perspective.

Some Reflections on the Different Meanings of the Word Báb

by Amelia L. Danesh

published in Journal of Bahá'í Studies, 2:3, pages 45-53
Ottawa, ON: Association for Bahá'í Studies North America, 1990
Back to:   Published Articles
Home Site Map Forum Links Copyright About Contact
. .