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papá
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papá(
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pah
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(relative)
a. dad
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Mi papá trabaja en un banco.My dad works at a bank.
b. daddy
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Papá, ¿puedo tener una bici nueva?Daddy, can I have a new bike?
c. pop
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
¡Oye, papá! ¿Me prestas las llaves del coche?Hey, Pop! Can I borrow the car keys?
papás
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
2. (parents)
a. parents
Mis papás me dieron un viaje a Europa como regalo de graduación.My parents gave me a trip to Europe as a graduation gift.
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papá
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (colloquial)
a. dad
Papá NoelSanta (Claus), Father Christmas
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papá
dad (familiar); daddy (familiar); pop (familiar); (EEUU)
mis papás my mum and dad (familiar); my mom and pop; (EEUU)
papá grande (México) grandfather; grandpa (familiar)
Papá Noel Father Christmas
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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