Translation of "father" - English-Russian dictionary

father

noun uk us /ˈfɑːðər/

A1 [ C ] your male parent

отец
Father

the title of some Christian priests

отец (священник)
Father O'Brian
the father of sth

the man who invented or started something

отец, основатель
Descartes is known as the father of modern philosophy.

(Translation of “father noun” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)