Definisi 'father'

English to English
noun
1 a male parent (also used as a term of address to your father) Terjemahkan
Example:
his father was born in Atlanta
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2 the founder of a family Terjemahkan
Example:
keep the faith of our forefathers
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3 `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 Terjemahkan
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4 (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 best known Latin Church Fathers are Ambrose, Augustine, Gregory the Great, and Jerome; those who wrote in Greek include Athanasius, Basil, Gregory Nazianzen, and John Chrysostom Terjemahkan
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5 a person who holds an important or distinguished position in some organization Terjemahkan
Example:
the tennis fathers ruled in her favor
the city fathers endorsed the proposal
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6 God when considered as the first person in the Trinity Terjemahkan
Example:
hear our prayers, Heavenly Father
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7 a person who founds or establishes some institution Terjemahkan
Example:
George Washington is the father of his country
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8 the head of an organized crime family Terjemahkan
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9 One who has begotten a child, whether son or daughter; a generator; a male parent. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

verb
10 make children Terjemahkan
Example:
Abraham begot Isaac
Men often father children but don't recognize them
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11 To make one's self the father of; to beget. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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