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as in dad
a male human parent the special relationship that exists between fathers and sons

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as in Lord
capitalized the being worshipped as the creator and ruler of the universe let us ask humbly for the blessings of our Father in heaven

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verb

as in to sire
to become the father of Paul Revere somehow found room in his small house for the large family he had fathered

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“Father.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/father. Accessed 27 Jan. 2023.

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