What does PAPA mean?

Definitions for PAPAˈpɑ pə, pəˈpɑ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word PAPA.

Princeton's WordNet

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

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


  1. papa(Noun)

    Dad, daddy, father; a familiar or old-fashioned term of address to oneu2019s father.

  2. papa(Noun)

    The letter P in the ICAO spelling alphabet.

  3. Origin: Circa 17th century, from papa, probably originally imitative of a child's early efforts at vocalization.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Papa(noun)

    a child's word for father

  2. Papa(noun)

    a parish priest in the Greek Church

  3. Origin: [F. papa, L. papa; cf. Gr. , , a child's word meaning father. Cf. Pope.]


  1. Papa

    Papa–Love Forever was an 18-episode Korean drama shown by KBS in 1996.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Papa

    pa-pä′, or pä′pa, n. father: a bishop: a priest of the Greek Church. [Imit.]

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    Song lyrics by papa -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by papa on the Lyrics.com website.

  2. PAPA

    What does PAPA stand for? -- Explore the various meanings for the PAPA acronym on the Abbreviations.com website.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of PAPA in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of PAPA in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Brian Hackney:

    I just went into protection mode, ladies say 'mama bear,' but it was 'papa bear' here.

  2. Suneel Gupta:

    Today I got up & decided that from today I will pursue what I love... Then my son came & said Papa I love you...........

  3. Vieux Malala:

    We came to know the sape thanks to Papa Wemba. And believe me, even with his death, we are going to continue to be elegant.

  4. Nikolay Chernyavskiy:

    My son said 'Papa, Papa, I want to look too.' He's got to wear glasses now and I feel like it's my fault for letting him look.

  5. Attorney General Eric Schneiderman:

    Once again, we've found Papa John's franchises in New York that are ripping off their workers and violating critical state and federal laws.

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