vader

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See also: Vader, vàder, vâder, väder, and våder

Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch vader, from Middle Dutch vader, from Old Dutch fadar, from Proto-Germanic *fadēr, from Proto-Indo-European *ph₂tḗr.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vader (plural vaders or vadere)

  1. father
    Lukas is jou vader.
    Lukas is your father.

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch vāder, from Old Dutch fadar, from Proto-West Germanic *fader, from Proto-Germanic *fadēr, from Proto-Indo-European *ph₂tḗr.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈvaː.dər/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: va‧der
  • Rhymes: -aːdər

Noun[edit]

vader m (plural vaders or gevaderen, diminutive vadertje n, feminine moeder)

  1. father, male parent
    "Nee, ik ben je vader".
    "No, I am your father".
  2. forefather
    Dit boek beschrijft de daden der vaderen.
    This books describes the doings of our forefathers.

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: vader
  • Berbice Creole Dutch: fadir
  • Javindo: fader
  • Jersey Dutch: vâder
  • Negerhollands: vader
  • Skepi Creole Dutch: father

Further reading[edit]

  • vader” in Van Dale Onlinewoordenboek, Van Dale Lexicografie, 2007.

Anagrams[edit]


Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German vadder.

Noun[edit]

vader (genitive vaderi, partitive vaderit)

  1. godparent

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Acadian French, from earlier French, from Latin vadere.

Verb[edit]

vader

  1. (nonstandard, Louisiana, Cajun) Alternative form of aller, to go
    Il vadait dans la prairie avec son pirogue et il attendait des pièges.He would go into the prairie with his pirogue and he would wait on the traps.
Conjugation[edit]
Usage notes[edit]
  • In Cajun French, the conjugations of vader are used interchangeably with aller and its conjugations.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Either directly from Latin vadere or a shortening of s'évader. In any case ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *weh₂dʰ-.

Verb[edit]

vader

  1. (Switzerland) to get away
Conjugation[edit]

Interlingua[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin vadere.

Verb[edit]

vader

  1. to go

Conjugation[edit]


Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

vader

  1. first-person singular present passive subjunctive of vadō

Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch fadar, from Proto-West Germanic *fader, from Proto-Germanic *fadēr, from Proto-Indo-European *ph₂tḗr.

Noun[edit]

vāder m

  1. father

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

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Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

vader

  1. Alternative form of fader

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

vader

  1. present of vade

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Verb[edit]

vader

  1. present of vada and vade

Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin vadere

Verb[edit]

vader

  1. Alternative form of anar to go.

Conjugation[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.


Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

vader

  1. indefinite plural of vad.

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