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Spanish translation of “parent”


noun /ˈpeərənt/
one of the two persons etc (one male and one female ) who are jointly the cause of one’s birth
padre ; madre
her doting parents .
a person with the legal position of a mother or father eg by adoption
padre ; madre
his adoptive parents .
parentage /-tidʒ/ noun family or ancestry
familia , origen , linaje
He was born in Edinburgh of Italian parentage.
parental /pəˈrentl/ adjective
de los padres, paterna/materna
parental responsibility .
parenthood noun the state of being a parent
paternidad ; maternidad
unplanned parenthood.
parenting noun the activity of looking after your children
(also adjective ) parenting skills .
(Definition of parent from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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