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Tabu appears in the following palindrome (phrase that reads the same backward as forward):

  • A man, a plan, a caret, a ban, a myriad, a sum, a lac, a liar, a hoop, a pint, a catalpa, a gas, an oil, a bird, a yell, a vat, a caw, a pax, a wag, a tax, a nay, a ram, a cap, a yam, a gay, a tsar, a wall, a car, a luger, a ward, a bin, a woman, a vassal, a wolf, a tuna, a nit, a pall, a fret, a watt, a bay, a daub, a tan, a cab, a datum, a gall, a hat, a fag, a zap, a say, a jaw, a lay, a wet, a gallop, a tug, a trot, a trap, a tram, a torr, a caper, a top, a tonk, a toll, a ball, a fair, a sax, a minim, a tenor, a bass, a passer, a capital, a rut, an amen, a ted, a cabal, a tang, a sun, an ass, a maw, a sag, a jam, a dam, a sub, a salt, an axon, a sail, an ad, a wadi, a radian, a room, a rood, a rip, a tad, a pariah, a revel, a reel, a reed, a pool, a plug, a pin, a peek, a parabola, a dog, a pat, a cud, a nu, a fan, a pal, a rum, a nod, an eta, a lag, an eel, a batik, a mug, a mot, a nap, a maxim, a mood, a leek, a grub, a gob, a gel, a drab, a citadel, a total, a cedar, a tap, a gag, a rat, a manor, a bar, a gal, a cola, a pap, a yaw, a tab, a raj, a gab, a nag, a pagan, a bag, a jar, a bat, a way, a papa, a local, a gar, a baron, a mat, a rag, a gap, a tar, a decal, a tot, a led, a tic, a bard, a leg, a bog, a burg, a keel, a doom, a mix, a map, an atom, a gum, a kit, a baleen, a gala, a ten, a don, a mural, a pan, a faun, a ducat, a pagoda, a lob, a rap, a keep, a nip, a gulp, a loop, a deer, a leer, a lever, a hair, a pad, a tapir, a door, a moor, an aid, a raid, a wad, an alias, an ox, an atlas, a bus, a madam, a jag, a saw, a mass, an anus, a gnat, a lab, a cadet, an em, a natural, a tip, a caress, a pass, a baronet, a minimax, a sari, a fall, a ballot, a knot, a pot, a rep, a carrot, a mart, a part, a tort, a gut, a poll, a gateway, a law, a jay, a sap, a zag, a fat, a hall, a gamut, a dab, a can, a tabu, a day, a batt, a waterfall, a patina, a nut, a flow, a lass, a van, a mow, a nib, a draw, a regular, a call, a war, a stay, a gam, a yap, a cam, a ray, an ax, a tag, a wax, a paw, a cat, a valley, a drib, a lion, a saga, a plat, a catnip, a pooh, a rail, a calamus, a dairyman, a bater, a canal - Panama!
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Definition of the noun tabu

What does tabu mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: tabus

  1. a prejudice (especially in Polynesia and other South Pacific islands) that prohibits the use or mention of something because of its sacred nature
  2. an inhibition or ban resulting from social custom or emotional aversion
    • lexical domain: Attributes - nouns denoting attributes of people and objects
    • synonym of tabu: taboo
    • more generic word: inhibition = the quality of being inhibited

Definition of the adjective tabu

What does tabu mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: -

  1. forbidden to profane use especially in South Pacific islands
  2. excluded from use or mention


  1. Tabu is an Indian film actress. She has primarily acted in Hindi films, and has also appeared in English, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Marathi and Bengali language films. She has received the National Film Award for Best Actress twice, and holds the record for the most Best Actress wins at Filmfare, with four. She was awarded the Padma Shri by the Government of India in 2011.
  2. Tabu a.k.a. Bobby Darling is an Indian trans woman actress active in Bollywood and regional Indian films, celebrity, reality show participant, and model. Before transitioning she appeared in the Limca Book of Records for doing 18 roles as a gay man by the time she was 23 years old.

There are other people with in their name, like Tabu Zombie and Tabu Ley Rochereau.


  1. Tabu is a musical group.
  2. Tabu is a musical group.
  3. Tabu a.k.a. Tabú is a musical group.
    • album: "Nada sin ti"


  1. "Tabu" is a 2012 Portuguese drama film directed by Miguel Gomes, the title of which references F. W. Murnau's silent film of the same name, Tabu.
  2. "Tabu" is a 1931 film directed by F.W. Murnau, a docufiction. The film is split into two chapters, the first called "Paradise" depicts the lives of two lovers on a South Seas island until they are forced to escape the island when the girl is chosen as a holy maid to the gods. The second chapter, "Paradise Lost", depicts the couple's life on a colonised island and how they adapt to and are exploited by Western civilisation. The title of the film comes from the Polynesian concept of tapu, from which is derived the English word "taboo.
  3. "Tabu" is a 2010 short comedy drama film written by Jean-Julien Collette,Jean Collette and Vincent Coen and directed by Jean-Julien Collette and Vincent Coen.
  4. "Tabu" a 2012 short drama film written and directed by Bo Mikkelsen.


  1. "Tabu" is a musical album of Aquarium.
    • also known as Табу
    • released in (34 years ago)
  2. "Tabu" is a musical album of Kombi.
  3. "Tabu" a.k.a. "Tabu!" is a 2003 musical album by Götz Alsmann.
    • released on (12 years ago)
    • award:
  4. "Tabu" a.k.a. "Isiklikult" is a musical album of Eksotik, Rapresent, Terrace.
    • released in (10 years ago)
  5. "Tabu" is a musical album of Stefan Waggershausen.
    • released in (32 years ago)
  6. "Tabu" is a musical album of Erik & Kriss.
    • released in (7 years ago)
  7. "Tabu" is a musical album of Junkies.
    • released in (17 years ago)
  8. "Tabu" is a musical album of Tabu.
    • released in (16 years ago)
  9. "Tabu" a.k.a. "Tabù" is a musical album of Remo Anzovino.
    • released on (7 years ago)
  10. "Tabu" is a musical album of Timoteij.
    • released on


Tabu a.k.a. Tabu Ultra Lounge opened in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand in 2004 and closed in April 2013. It was a 3,300 square feet venue with a capacity of 350 people. It won the "Best Lounge" from Club Systems International's prestigious Club World Awards in 2004, 2005 and 2006, "Best Lounge" and "Best Bottle Service" by the 2009 Club World Awards, as well as the "Best Ultra Lounge – staff pick" by Las Vegas Weekly's "Vegas Best of 2009".


  1. Tabu was an eight-part, Finnish sketch comedy programme produced and shown between 1986 and 1987. The series was produced for MTV3 by professional Helsinki actor-company Ryhmäteatteri.
  2. Tabu a.k.a. Elseng Language: Elseng is a poorly documented Papuan language spoken by about 300 people in the Indonesian province of Papua.

Phrases with Tabu

Phrase starting with the word Tabu:

  1. Tabu search

Phrases ending with the word Tabu:

  1. Echinogammarus Tabu
  2. Echinogammarus Tabu Tabu
  3. Species Echinogammarus Tabu

Other phrases containing the word Tabu:

  1. Echinogammarus Tabu Mutus
  2. Subspecies Echinogammarus Tabu Mutus

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Tabu

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Google previewDictionary of Pagan Religions (2015)

by Harry E Wedeck, Wade Baskin

TABU (TABOO) Tabusmay be used to prevent pollution or secure certain privileges. The tabu system is most highly developed among the Polynesians but exists or has existed among the Melanesians, Micronesians, Malays, Australians, and ...

Google previewThe SAGE Dictionary of Quantitative Management Research (2011)

by Luiz Moutinho, Graeme D Hutcheson

TABU SEARCH Introduction Tabu search is an iterative procedure for solving discrete combinational optimization problems. It was first suggested by Glover ( 1977) and since then has become increasingly used. It has been successfully ...

Google previewDictionary of Gypsy Life and Lore (2015)

by Harry E Wedeck

TABU There are many tabus that condition the deportment, food habits, talk, gestures, postures of men and women and children among the Gypsies. One almost general tabu, recognized among the tribes throughout Europe, was that a woman ...

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Tabu from Gambia Chants for Health (Local Language)

Attendants from the World Climate Conference in Qatar (DOHA) chant for seven global environmental and social causes. CHANT is a new global Foundation ...

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Quotes about Tabu

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Scrabble value of T1A1B3U1

The value of this 4-letter word is 6 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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