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pɑ, pɔpa

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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

  2. protactinium, protoactinium, Pa, atomic number 91(noun)

    a short-lived radioactive metallic element formed from uranium and disintegrating into actinium and then into lead

  3. pascal, Pa(noun)

    a unit of pressure equal to one newton per square meter

  4. Pennsylvania, Keystone State, PA(noun)

    a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies

  5. public address system, P.A. system, PA system, P.A., PA(noun)

    an electronic amplification system used as a communication system in public areas


  1. pa(Noun)

    Father, papa.

  2. pa(Noun)

    A short form of grandpa, grandfather.

  3. pa(Noun)

    A Maori fort.

  4. Pa(Noun)

    Father, dad, papa.

  5. Pa(Noun)

    A short form of grandpa, grandfather.

  6. Origin: Shortened from papa.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pa(noun)

    a shortened form of Papa


  1. pa

    .pa is the Internet country code top-level domain for Panama, administered by NIC-Panama. Since "PA" is also the postal code for the U.S. state of Pennsylvania, it has had occasional use under that meaning, but this has not become widespread.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Pa

    pä, n. papa, a child's name for father.

Editors Contribution

  1. PA

    Abbreviation for personal assistant.

    My sister was a PA to a Director in her last job and loved it, she was given lots of experience, knowledge and understanding and was able to support the Director she worked with so effectively.

    Submitted by MaryC on November 6, 2016  

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  2. PA

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Anagrams for pa »

  1. ap , Ap, AP

How to pronounce pa?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say pa in sign language?

  1. pa


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pa in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pa in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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