papa

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • enPR: pə-päʹ, päʹ-pə, IPA(key): /pəˈpɑː/, /ˈpɑː.pə/
  • (file)
  • Homophone: poppa

Noun[edit]

papa (plural papas)

  1. (often childish) Dad, daddy, father; a familiar or old-fashioned term of address to one’s father.
  2. (informal) A pet name for one's grandfather.
  3. A parish priest in the Greek Orthodox Church.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Shipley to this entry?)
  4. The letter P in the ICAO spelling alphabet.

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ecclesiastical Latin papas, from Ancient Greek πάπας (pápas, bishop, patriarch), variant of πάππας (páppas, father).

Noun[edit]

papa m (plural papes)

  1. pope

Chinook Jargon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English, French, or Michif papa.

Noun[edit]

papa

  1. father

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Dieri[edit]

Noun[edit]

papa

  1. the sister of one's father; paternal aunt

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

papa m (plural papa's, diminutive papaatje n)

  1. Dad (term of address for one’s father, especially used by young children).

Ewe[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

papa

  1. dad
  2. daddy
  3. father

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

child-speak, syllabe-repetitive; compare maman

Noun[edit]

papa m (plural papas)

  1. (childish) papa, a child's father; also as form of address: dad, daddy
  2. pops, any man of roughly fatherly age and appearance

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References[edit]

  • Nouveau Petit Larousse illustré. Dictionnaire encyclopédique. Paris, Librairie Larousse, 1952, 146th edition

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Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpɒpɒ/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: pa‧pa

Noun[edit]

papa (plural papák)

  1. dad

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ecclesiastical Latin papa, from Ancient Greek πάππας (páppas).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈpaː.pa], /ˈpapa/
  • Hyphenation: pà‧pa
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

papa m (plural papi)

  1. pope

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Jèrriais[edit]

Noun[edit]

papa m (plural papas)

  1. (onomatopoeia) grandfather, grandad, grandpa

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Kanoé[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

papa

  1. father

References[edit]

  • Laércio Nora Bacelar, Gramática da língua Kanoê (2004).

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Onomatopoeia.

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Noun[edit]

pāpa f (genitive pāpae); first declension

  1. An infant's cry for food, compare the bua for drinks
    Cum cibum ac potionem buas ac papas vocent, matrem mammam, patrem tatam.
    Since children call food and drink bua and papa, mother mamma and father tata.

Noun[edit]

pāpa m (genitive pāpae); first declension

  1. father
  2. (ecclesiastical Latin) bishop
  3. (ecclesiastical Latin) The pope (the Roman Catholic bishop of Rome).
    • The traditional exclamation in Rome after a papal election.
      Habemus papam!
      '"We have a [new] pope!'"
  4. (ecclesiastical Latin) patriarch (in primatial sees, notably Coptic Alexandria).

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Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

papa m (??? please provide the declension type!)

  1. (often childish) dad, daddy
  2. (archaic) pope

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Devoiced bapa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

papa

  1. father (male parent)

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Maori[edit]

Noun[edit]

papa

  1. rump

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ecclesiastical Latin papas, from Ancient Greek πάπας (pápas, bishop, patriarch), variant of πάππας (páppas, father).

Noun[edit]

pāpa m

  1. pope

Pitjantjatjara[edit]

Noun[edit]

papa

  1. dog

References[edit]

  • Pitjantjatjara / Yankunytjatjara Picture Dictionary, Paul Eckert et al, 2007.

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

papa f

  1. tar paper

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese papa, from Ecclesiastical Latin papas, from Ancient Greek πάπας (pápas, bishop, patriarch), variant of πάππας (páppas, father).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

papa m (plural papas)

  1. (Christianity) pope

Quechua[edit]

Noun[edit]

papa

  1. potato

Samoan[edit]

Noun[edit]

papa

  1. burster

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ecclesiastical Latin papa, from Byzantine Greek παπάς (papás, priest), variant of Ancient Greek πάππας (páppas, daddy, papa).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pâːpa/
  • Hyphenation: pa‧pa

Noun[edit]

pȃpa m (Cyrillic spelling па̑па)

  1. Roman Catholic pope

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Spanish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ecclesiastical Latin papas, from Ancient Greek πάπας (pápas, bishop, patriarch), variant of πάππας (páppas, father).

El Papa Francisco

Noun[edit]

papa m (plural papas)

  1. pope
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Quechua papa.

Papas

Noun[edit]

papa f (plural papas)

  1. (Latin America) potato
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Swahili[edit]

Noun[edit]

papa (needs class)

  1. pope
  2. shark

Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English papa.

Noun[edit]

papa

  1. father

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian papa.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /papa/
  • Hyphenation: pa‧pa

Noun[edit]

papa (definite accusative papayı, plural papalar)

  1. pope

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