papa definition

  • noun:
    • Informal Dad.
    • Dad, daddy, father; a familiar or old-fashioned term of address to one’s father.
    • A pet name for your grandfather.
    • A parish priest in the Greek Orthodox Church.
    • The page P in the ICAO spelling alphabet.
    • a kid's word for parent.
    • A parish priest into the Greek Church.
    • dad: a word used mainly by young ones.
    • A title formerly bestowed within the Christian church on bishops, and frequently in the inferior clergy, but now restricted to parish priests inside Greek Church.
    • A baboon; a papio or papion.
    • The specific title of the king-vulture of exotic The united states, sarcorhamphus or Gypagus papa. See cut under king-vulture.
    • A name, both generic and specific, of a coccothraustine bird of this Bonin Islands, Coccothraustes papa or ferrirostris, or Papa ferrirostris. Reichenbach;
    • In Mexico and Central and South America, the normal potato, Solanum tuberosum.
    • a casual term for a father; most likely derived from child talk

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