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Detailed Translations for father from English to Spanish


father [the ~] noun

  1. the father
    – a male parent (also used as a term of address to your father) 1
    el padre; el uno de los padres; el papá; el progenitor
  2. the father (priest; padre)
    – `Father' is a term of address for priests in some churches (especially the Roman Catholic Church or the Orthodox Catholic Church); `Padre' is frequently used in the military 1
    el sacerdote; el padre
  3. the father (daddy; dad; papa)
    – a male parent (also used as a term of address to your father) 1
    el papá

Translation Matrix for father:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
padre father; padre; priest lay brother; monk; parent
papá dad; daddy; father; papa dad; daddy
progenitor father
sacerdote father; padre; priest priest; sacristan; sexton
uno de los padres father
- begetter; beginner; don; forefather; founder; founding father; male parent; sire
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- beget; bring forth; engender; generate; get; mother; sire
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- pater

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Related Definitions for "father":

  1. the head of an organized crime family1
  2. a male parent (also used as a term of address to your father)1
    • his father was born in Atlanta1
  3. a person who holds an important or distinguished position in some organization1
    • the tennis fathers ruled in her favor1
    • the city fathers endorsed the proposal1
  4. the founder of a family1
  5. a person who founds or establishes some institution1
    • George Washington is the father of his country1
  6. make children1
    • Men often father children but don't recognize them1

Wiktionary Translations for father:

  1. to act as a father
  2. to give rise to
  1. male parent

Cross Translation:
father padre vader — een mannelijke ouder
father padre VaterSoziologie, familiär: männlicher Elternteil
father padre père — Géniteur
father padre père — Mâle assumant un rôle paternel

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