Definitions for DADdæd

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

dad*dæd(n.)

  1. father.

* Informal..

Origin of dad:

1490–1500; prob. orig. nursery word

Princeton's WordNet

  1. dad, dada, daddy, pa, papa, pappa, pop(noun)

    an informal term for a father; probably derived from baby talk

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. dad(noun)æd

    sb's father

    His dad is a police officer.; Can I take the car today, Dad?

Wiktionary

  1. dad(Noun)

    A father, a male parent.

    He hadn't seen his dad in years.

  2. Dad(ProperNoun)

    One's father.

    I will only do what Dad says.

  3. Origin: From dadd, dadde, perhaps of origin, compare Welsh and Gaelic dad, tad; possibly related to Russian дядя.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dad(noun)

    father; -- a word sometimes used by children

Freebase

  1. Dad

    "Dad" is episode 10 of season 3 in the television show Angel. After Darla sacrifices herself to save her baby, Angel takes the newborn back to the hotel where he tries to figure out how to be a good father. But Angel and the gang’s problems multiply when they are trapped at the hotel by several groups of enemies, including vampire cults, demon cults and satanic humans, bent on kidnapping his infant son. After brushing off Sahjhan, Holtz goes about Los Angeles recruiting new help for his quest to kill Angel by hiring humans whose families were also victims of vampires, starting with one bitter, working-class woman, named Justine Cooper, as his right hand person and recruiter.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'DAD' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2173

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'DAD' in Written Corpus Frequency: #348

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'DAD' in Nouns Frequency: #633


Translations for DAD

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

dad(noun)

children's words for father

Where is your daddy?; What are you doing, Daddy?

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