père

play
noun \ˈper\

Definition of père

  1. :  father —used after a name to distinguish a father from a son — compare fils

Origin and Etymology of père

French père, from Old French paire, perre, from Latin pater — more at father


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up père? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!