Definitions for PAPAˈpɑ pə, pəˈpɑ

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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.

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. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    La plupart des femmes obtiennent leur belle apparence de la mère, à moins que le papa se trouve être un chirurgien plastique.

  4. 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.

  5. Sam Levenson:

    It was on my fifth birthday that Papa put his hand on my shoulder and said, 'Remember, my son, if you ever need a helping hand, you'll find one at the end of your arm.

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