Definitions for PAPAˈpɑ pə, pəˈpɑ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

pa•paˈpɑ pə, pəˈpɑ(n.)(pl.)-pas.

  1. Ref: father .

Origin of papa:

1675–85; < F; MF pappa (nursery word); cf. L pāpa father (see pope ), ON pāpi, pabbi father.

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


  1. Papa

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

Anagrams of PAPA

  1. APAP

Translations for PAPA

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


a father

You must ask your papa; Where are you, Papa?

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