father

suomi-englanti sanakirja

father englannista suomeksi

  1. johtomies
  2. isä
  3. siittää
  1. Substantiivi

  2. isä

  3. Verbi

  4. siittää to conceive

father englanniksi

  1. Father
  1. A (generally human) male who begets a child.

  2. (ux)

  3. Bible, Proverbs x. 1

  4. A wise son maketh a glad father.
  5. (quote-book)

  6. {{quote-song

  7. A male ancestor more remote than a parent; a progenitor; especially, a first ancestor.

  8. Bible, 1 Kings ii. 10

  9. David slept with his fathers.
  10. Bible, Rom. iv. 16

  11. Abraham, who is the father of us all
  12. (non-gloss definition)

  13. Shakespeare

  14. Bless you, good father friar!
  15. A person who plays the role of a father in some way.

  16. Bible, Job xxix. 16

  17. I was a father to the poor.
  18. Bible, Genesis xiv. 8

  19. He hath made me a father to Pharaoh, and lord of all his house.
  20. The founder of a discipline or science.

  21. Something that is the greatest or most significant of its kind.

  22. 1991, ''The Nairobi Law Monthly'':

  23. Soon after the announcement of this year&39;s election results, Mereka said that "the father of all battles had just begun." His dispute with Muite goes back to March last year ...
  24. 2002, ''Financial Management'':

  25. "If UK GDP slows by 1 per cent, there is the mother and father of all recessions. It was exciting, but very bizarre, working in such an environment."
  26. 2012, Zubairu Wai, ''Epistemologies of African Conflicts: Violence, Evolutionism, and the War in Sierra Leone'', Palgrave Macmillan: ((ISBN)), page 93:

  27. “The Father of All Battles”
    On March 23, 1991, a band of armed insurgents attacked the town of Bomaru ...
  28. A senator of Rome.

  29. To be a father to; to sire.

  30. 1592, Shakespeare|William Shakespeare, ''1 Henry VI v 4''

  31. Well, go to; we'll have no bastards live; Especially since Charles must father it.
  32. To give rise to.

  33. 1610 — Shakespeare|William Shakespeare, ''Cymbeline ii 2''

  34. Cowards father cowards and base things sire base.
  35. To act as a father; to support and nurture.

  36. 1610 — Shakespeare|William Shakespeare, ''Cymbeline iv 2''

  37. Ay, good youth! And rather father thee than master thee.
  38. To provide with a father.

  39. Think you I am no stronger than my sex, / Being so fathered and so husbanded?
  40. To adopt as one's own.

  41. Jonathan Swift

  42. Men of wit / Often fathered what he writ.
  43. (tlb) (alternate form of)