Who is Ali Baba in Aladdin?
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Considering this, is Aladdin the same as Alibaba?
They are both characters from the collection of Middle-Eastern and South-Asian stories 'One Thousand and One Nights'. However they belong to two different tales : 'Aladdin' tells the story of a young man and a magic lamp. Ali Baba is a completely different story from Aladdin.
Subsequently, question is, who are the characters in Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves? In the classic short story, ''Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves,'' Ali Baba is the main character. He is a poor woodcutter who lives with his wife and son on the outskirts of town. His brother, Cassim, is rich and greedy and lives in the town. The tale tells how Ali Baba outwits the forty thieves to claim their treasure.
Similarly, you may ask, what does Ali Baba mean?
Definition of Ali Baba. : a woodcutter in the Arabian Nights' Entertainments who enters the cave of the Forty Thieves by using the password Sesame.
What nationality is Ali Baba?
?? ???? ʿAlī Bābā ) is a poor woodcutter who discovers the secret of a thieves' den, entered with the phrase "Open Sesame".