Another word for Father


Father, Padre - `Father' is a term of address for priests in some churches (especially the Roman Catholic Church or the Orthodox Catholic Church); `Padre' is frequently used in the military

don, father - the head of an organized crime family

father, forefather, sire - the founder of a family

Example:- keep the faith of our forefathers

Father, Father-God, Fatherhood - God when considered as the first person in the Trinity

Example:- hear our prayers, Heavenly Father

father - a person who holds an important or distinguished position in some organization

Example:- the tennis fathers ruled in her favor

beginner, father, founder, founding father - a person who founds or establishes some institution

Example:- George Washington is the father of his country

begetter, father, male parent - a male parent (also used as a term of address to your father)

Example:- his father was born in Atlanta

Church Father, Father, Father of the Church - (Christianity) any of about 70 theologians in the period from the 2nd to the 7th century whose writing established and confirmed official church doctrine; in the Roman Catholic Church some were later declared saints and became Doctor of the Church; the best known Latin Church Fathers are Ambrose, Augustine, Gregory the Great, and Jerome; those who wrote in Greek include Athanasius, Basil, Gregory Nazianzen, and John Chrysostom


beget, bring forth, engender, father, generate, get, mother, sire - make children

Example:- Abraham begot Isaac

Tweets containing the word Father

Source : WordNet