padre

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pa·dre

noun \ˈpä-(ˌ)drā, -drē\

: a Christian priest

: a Christian clergyman who works in the military

Full Definition of PADRE

1
:  a Christian clergyman; especially :  priest
2
:  a military chaplain

Origin of PADRE

Spanish or Italian or Portuguese, literally, father, from Latin pater — more at father
First Known Use: 1584

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