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Definition of father
- Father n
- A male parent (also used as a term of address to your father); "his father was born in Atlanta" [syn: {male parent}, {begetter}] [ant: {mother}, {mother}]
- The founder of a family; "keep the faith of our forefathers" [syn: {forefather}, {sire}]
- `Father' is a term of address for priests in some churches (especially the Roman Catholic Church or the Orthodox Catholic Church); `Padre' is frequently used in the military [syn: {Padre}]
- (Christianity) any of about 70 theologians in the period from the 2nd to the 7th century whose writing established and confirmed official church doctrine; in the Roman Catholic Church some were later declared saints and became Doctor of the Church; the best known Lation Church Fathers are Ambrose, Augustine, Gregory the Great, and Jerome; those who wrote in Greek include Athanasius, Basil, Gregory Nazianzen, and John Chrysostom [syn: {Church Father}, {Father of the Church}]
- A person who holds an important or distinguished position in some organization; "the tennis fathers ruled in her favor"; "the city fathers endorsed the proposal"
- God when considered as the first person in the Trinity; "hear our prayers, Heavenly Father" [syn: {Father-God}, {Fatherhood}]
- A person who founds or establishes some institution; "George Washington is the father of his country" [syn: {founder}, {beginner}, {founding father}]
- The head of an organized crime family [syn: {don}] v : make children; "Abraham begot Isaac"; "Men often father children but don't recognize them" [syn: {beget}, {get}, {engender}, {mother}, {sire}, {generate}, {bring forth}]
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Song-lyrics - Comrade Xigevenga - Kasi wena u kwihi — Kasi wena u kwihi?

Wo twa ku nenge wa mina wu pfimbile,
Wo twa ku tsolo ra mina ri sulekile,
Wo twa ku xisuti xa mina xa vava loko ndzi korhama,
Kasi wena u kwihi?

Wo twa ku le ndzeni ka mina ka lumalumiwa,
Wo twa ku xufuva xa mina xa talwela,
Wo twa ku vele ra mina ri na khensa,
Kasi wena u kwihi?

Wo twa ku voko ra mina ri na vusindza,
Wo twa loko tani ka mina ndzi tlhaviwile hi mukwana,
Wo twa ku tino ra mina ri gulekile,
Kasi wena u kwihi?

Wo twa ku tihlo ra mina ri tlunyiwile,
Wo twa ku nhompfu ya mina loko ku hisa yi huma ntongolo,
Wo twa ku xindzin’wana xa mina xa ririmu xi pfimbile,
Kasi wena u kwihi?

Wo twa ku tindleve ta mina ta luma, va le ku ndzi kumbukeni,
Wo twa ku ndzi humile swirhumbani exikandzeni hi ku dya swipayisisi,
Wo twa ku nhloko ya mina ya pandza,
Kasi wena u kwihi?

Ma va twa lomu mikosini loko va yimbelela va ku “a ndzi rileli nyama, dzi rilela moya”,
Moya a va vuli carbon dioxide,
Moya a va vuli oxygen,
Moya a va vuli xihuhuri,
Moya a va vuli xidzedze lexi hi hahlulelaka tindlu,
Va vula SOUL leyi pfurhuteriweke hi YEHOVHA eka mina,
A hi dzuniseni wenawena u nga ehenhlahenhla,
Phrases - I mani xivongo xa wena — What is your surname
Phrases - Ndzi lava Nhlohlotelo wa wena — I need your advice
Phrases - Tana entirheni wa wena — Come to your work
Phrases - Xa wena — Yours
Phrases - Wa wena hi ku titsongahata — Yours sincerely. Used generally in formal letters and emails
Phrases - Ndza ti nyungubyisa hi wena — I am proud of you
Phrases - I mani vito ra wena — What's your name
Phrases - Ndzi rhandzana na wena — I am inlove with you
Phrases - Hi wena mani — Who are you
Phrases - Tsala vito na xivongo xa wena — Write your name and surname
Phrases - Hi wena mani vito — What's your name

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