What Does BBY Mean?

BBY means "Baby".

The abbreviation BBY is typically used with the meaning "Baby", as a term of endearment between couples. Among school children, BBY can be used by bullies to ridicule or humiliate other children.

Of note, together with the words "Home, "Money" and "Love", "Baby" is one of the words most often repeated in song lyrics throughout the past 50 years.

Summary of Key Points

"Baby" is the most common definition for BBY on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

2: Quite easy to guess
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers

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When I write BBY, I mean this:

meaning of BBY
BBY (baby) can be used literally or figuratively.


Examples of BBY in Sentences

Here are examples of BBY being used in conversations:
  • Maria: You're looking fat these days.
  • Alison: So would you if you were having a BBY.
  • Garry: I love you.
  • Carla: I love you too, BBY.

An Academic Look at BBY

BBY is a contraction of "Baby". Some contractions, like AMP (Amplifier), use the opening letters of the fully expanded version. Other contractions, like Dr (Doctor), use letters from the start and end of the fully expanded version. Contractions can also be formed by replacing a letter(s) with an apostrophe (e.g., can't).

What Did We Used To Say?

Before the digital era, we might have just said "Baby" or something like "Sweetheart" instead of using BBY as a term of endearment.

Example of BBY Used in a Text


See Also

BAE (Baby) BBYG (Baby Girl) OBBY (Oh, Baby!) BRAT (Annoying Child) SPROG (Child)