1. What does BAE stand for?

Before anyone else

BAE means before anyone else. It refers to your go-to person, most commonly a gf or bf.

If someone is your BAE (most often seen as the lowercase "bae") it means that he or she is your top priority, that you care about that person more than everyone else. It also refers to chronological order where someone may do something before another person.


"Of course I love you, BAE!"
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BAE means before anyone else

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Last Updated: June 10, 2016

2. What is bae short for?


A slightly shorter version of "Babe;" utilized when it's too difficult to type or pronounce the second "b;" refers to a significant other, such as a spouse, girlfriend, or boyfriend, as a term of endearment.


"I'm so glad you're home, how was work bae?"

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Last Updated: April 2, 2014

3. What does BAE stand for?

Before anything else

An acronym that refers to an urgent or important matter.

It's often used when a person is stressing that something should be done before any other matter is addressed. It can also be used similar to the "Before anyone else" meaning when communicating that a person is more important than anything else in the world.


"BAE, be sure to clean up your room, it's disgusting!"

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Last Updated: December 22, 2015

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