BAA

BAA may stand for:

  • Batting average against in Major League Baseball
  • BAA Ground, a now defunct cricket venue in Rangoon, Burma
  • BAA Limited, formerly BAA plc, originally known as the British Airports Authority
  • Bachelor of Applied Arts, the acronym for a Bachelor of Applied Arts degree
  • Broadway Across America, a theatre company
  • Broad Agency Announcement, a technique for United States government agencies to contract for basic and applied research and certain development
  • Basketball Association of America, the former name of the National Basketball Association
  • Bialla Airport, Papua, New Guinea, IATA airport code
  • Billiard Association of America, former name of the Billiard Congress of America
  • Birmingham Architectural Association
  • Boston Athletic Association, sports association for the city of Boston, hosts such events as the Boston Marathon
  • British Astronomical Association, senior national association of amateur astronomers in the UK

Baa may refer to:

  • Baa, onomatopoetic representation of the noise made by sheep and goats
  • Baa Atoll, an administrative division of the Maldives
  • Baa, the fifth consonant of the Thaana script used of the Dhivehi language
  • Baa, Indonesia, the capital of the Rote Ndao Regency

Other articles related to "baa":

Basketball Association Of America - History - The End of The BAA
... On August 3, 1949, the BAA agreed to absorb the NBL, creating the National Basketball Association (NBA) ... The six remaining NBL teams were absorbed into the BAA, which then had ten teams after the Indianapolis Jets and the Providence Steamrollers folded prior to the absorption ... which was the last event held under the name BAA ...
Somali Grammar - Syntax
... The words baa, ayaa, and waxaa put the focus on nouns and noun phrases ... Example John baa baxay - John Focus (baa) went out John ayaa baxay - John Focus (ayaa) went out Waxaa baxay John - Focus (waxaa) went out John Thus, the words baa, ayaa, and waxaa unconsciously raise ...
Baa, Baa, Black Sheep - Allusions
... United States Marine Corps from 1942 and the title Baa Baa Black Sheep was used for a book by its leader Colonel Gregory "Pappy" Boyington and was used for a TV series (later ... In 1951, together with "In the Mood", "Baa Baa Black Sheep" was the first song ever to be digitally saved and played on a computer ...
1947 BAA Playoffs
... The 1947 BAA Playoffs was the postseason tournament of the BAA's 1946-47 season ... The BAA eventually became the NBA ... Warriors defeating the Chicago Stags 4 games to 1 in the BAA Finals ...
Basketball Association Of America
... The Basketball Association of America (BAA) was a professional basketball league in North America, founded in 1946 ... The Philadelphia Warriors won the inaugural BAA championship in 1947, followed by the Baltimore Bullets and the Minneapolis Lakers in 1948 and 1949 respectively ... Six teams from the BAA are still active in the NBA as of the 2012–13 season ...

Famous quotes containing the word baa:

    My husband sings Baa Baa black sheep and we pretend
    that all’s certain and good, that the marriage won’t end.
    Anne Sexton (1928–1974)