papa

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

C. 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.

Related terms[edit]

Translations[edit]

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Anagrams[edit]


Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[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

Cebuano[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: pa‧pa

Noun[edit]

papa

  1. A father; a (generally human) male who begets a child.
  2. A term of address to one's father, father-in-law or husband.

Synonyms[edit]


Chinook Jargon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English, French, or Michif papa.

Noun[edit]

papa

  1. father

Coordinate terms[edit]


Dieri[edit]

Noun[edit]

papa

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

Dupaninan Agta[edit]

Noun[edit]

papa

  1. duck

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

Related terms[edit]

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

Declension[edit]

Inflection (plural in -k, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative papa papák
accusative papát papákat
dative papának papáknak
instrumental papával papákkal
causal-final papáért papákért
translative papává papákká
terminative papáig papákig
essive-formal papaként papákként
essive-modal
inessive papában papákban
superessive papán papákon
adessive papánál papáknál
illative papába papákba
sublative papára papákra
allative papához papákhoz
elative papából papákból
delative papáról papákról
ablative papától papáktól
Possessive forms of papa
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. papám papáim
2nd person sing. papád papáid
3rd person sing. papája papái
1st person plural papánk papáink
2nd person plural papátok papáitok
3rd person plural papájuk papáik

Derived terms[edit]


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

Derived terms[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Related terms[edit]


Kanoé[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

papa

  1. father

References[edit]

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

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Onomatopoeia.

Pronunciation[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

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).

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative pāpa pāpae
genitive pāpae pāpārum
dative pāpae pāpīs
accusative pāpam pāpās
ablative pāpā pāpīs
vocative pāpa pāpae

Derived terms[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • papa in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • PAPA in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • papa” in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016

Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

papa m (4th declension, irregular gender, dative singular)

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

Declension[edit]


Lower Sorbian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From child language.

Noun[edit]

papa m

  1. dad, daddy
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From German Pappe ‎(pap; paperboard)

Noun[edit]

papa f ‎(diminutive papka)

  1. pap (soft food)
  2. paperboard
Declension[edit]

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Devoiced bapa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

papa

  1. father (male parent)

Synonyms[edit]


Maori[edit]

Noun[edit]

papa

  1. rump

Norman[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

papa m ‎(plural papas)

  1. (Jersey, onomatopoeia) grandfather, grandad, grandpa

Derived terms[edit]


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]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

papa

  1. dog
    Papangku nyinara kuka ngalkuṉu.
    The dog sat eating meat.

References[edit]

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

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

papa f

  1. tar paper

Declension[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

papa m (plural papas)

  1. (Christianity) pope

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin pappa or pāpa ‎(infant's cry for food).

Noun[edit]

papa m (plural papas)

  1. pap (food in the form of a soft paste)
  2. (figuratively) something with a pasty consistency
  3. (informal, childish) any type of food

Verb[edit]

papa

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of papar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of papar
Derived terms[edit]

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

Declension[edit]


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).

Noun[edit]

papa m ‎(plural papas)

  1. pope
Derived terms[edit]
See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Quechua papa.

Papas

Noun[edit]

papa f ‎(plural papas)

  1. (Latin America, Canary Islands) potato
Synonyms[edit]
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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

Derived terms[edit]


Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian papa.

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

papa ‎(definite accusative papayı, plural papalar)

  1. pope

Declension[edit]


Wolof[edit]

Noun[edit]

  1. father