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father

('fäthər )

substantiv
God when considered as the first person in the Trinity
"hear our prayers, Heavenly Father"

substantiv
(Christianity) any of about 70 theologians in the period from the 2nd to the 7th century whose writing established and confirmed official church doctrine
in the Roman Catholic Church some were later declared saints and became Doctor of the Church
the be
substantiv
the head of an organized crime family
substantiv
a male parent (also used as a term of address to your father)
"his father was born in Atlanta"

substantiv
`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
substantiv
a person who holds an important or distinguished position in some organization
"the tennis fathers ruled in her favor"
"the city fathers endorsed the proposal"

substantiv
the founder of a family
"keep the faith of our forefathers"

substantiv
a person who founds or establishes some institution
"George Washington is the father of his country"

verb
make children
"Abraham begot Isaac"
"Men often father children but don''t recognize them"




Antonime:
(substantiv) mother



Sinonime:
(substantiv) beginner, don, Fatherhood, forefather, founder, sire
(verb) beget, engender, generate, get, mother