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papa

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papa(
pa
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puh
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (relative)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. el papá
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Papa, are you going to take me to the theme park this weekend?Papá, ¿vas a llevarme al parque de atracciones este fin de semana?
2.
A word or phrase that is seldom used in contemporary language and is recognized as being from another decade, (e.g. cat, groovy).
(old-fashioned)
(relative) (United Kingdom)
a. el papá
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Papa wanted me to be a doctor, as he and his father had been.Papá quería que me hiciera médico, como habían sido él y su padre.
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papa
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (old-fashioned) (United Kingdom)
a. el papá
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
b. el papá m, papi
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
papa [pəˈpɑː]
noun
papá (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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