Information about the word father (English → Esperanto: patro)

Part of speechcommon noun
Pronunciation/ˈfɑːðə*/
Hyphenationfa·ther
Shavian alphabet𐑓𐑭𐑞𐑼
Pluralfathers

Usage samples

How stern and stately seemed her father, even engaged in the frivolity of dancing the pavanne!
Your father has been kind to me.
He met his father’s questioning gaze.

Translations

Afrikaanspa; vader
Albanianbaba; atë
Catalanpare
Czechotec
Danishfader
Dutchvader
English (Old English)fæder
Esperantopatro
Faeroesefaðir
Finnishisä
Frenchpère
GermanVater
Greekπατέρας
Hawaiianmakuakāne
Hungarianatya
Icelandicfaðir
Italianpadre
Latinpater
LuxemburgishPapp; Pappa
Malayayahanda; ayah; bapa; rama
Norwegianfar; pappa
Papiamentopapa; tata
Polishojciec
Portuguesepai
Russianотец
Saterland FrisianBaabe; Foar; Poater; Poater
Scottish Gaelicathair
Spanishpadre
Srananpapa; p’pa; pa
Swahilibaba
Swedishfader; far
Thaiพ่อ
Turkishbaba
Welshtad
West Frisianheit
Yiddishטאַטע; פֿאָטער