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father
'fɑːðər
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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. God when considered as the first person in the Trinity.
  2. 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.
  3. `Father' is a term of address for priests in some churches (especially the Roman Catholic Church or the Orthodox Catholic Church).
  4. The head of an organized crime family.
  5. A male parent (also used as a term of address to your father).
  6. A person who holds an important or distinguished position in some organization.
  7. The founder of a family.
  8. A person who founds or establishes some institution.
(动) As a verb
  1. Make children.
Hyphenationfa•ther
Part of Speech(名) noun, (及物的动) transitive verb
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父亲fùqīn, fùqinfather
神父shénfuChristian priest or clergyman; (spiritual) father
创始者chuàngshǐ zhěcreator; initiator
保护bǎohùto protect; to defend; to safeguard; protection
创作chuàngzuòto create; to produce; to write; creative work; creation
发明fāmíngto invent; an invention
培养péiyǎngto cultivate; to breed; to foster; to nurture; to educate; to groom (for a position); education; fostering; culture (biology)
阿爸ābà(dialect) father; Abba (Aramaic word father); by ext. God the Father in Christian gospel
father
father; dad; pa; papa
老儿lǎo'érfather; husband; old man
老子lǎozifather; daddy; "I, your father" (in anger, or out of contempt); I (used arrogantly or jocularly)
老父lǎofùfather; old man; venerable sir
老爸lǎobàfather; dad
老爹lǎodiē(dialect) father; old man; sir
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