father

noun

  • 1

    A man in relation to his child or children.

Dialects

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Emoji One's man emoji Apple's man emoji Twemoji's man emoji Facebook's man emoji Messenger's man emoji Google's man emoji
Emoji One's bearded person emoji Apple does not support bearded person emoji Twemoji's bearded person emoji Facebook's bearded person emoji Messenger does not support bearded person emoji Google's bearded person emoji
Emoji One's blond-haired man emoji Apple's blond-haired man emoji Twemoji's blond-haired man emoji Facebook's blond-haired man emoji Messenger does not support blond-haired man emoji Google's blond-haired man emoji

Origin

Old English fæder, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch vader and German Vater, from an Indo-European root shared by Latin pater and Greek patēr.

Pronunciation

  • father /ˈfɑːðə/