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Meaning of “parent” - Learner’s Dictionary

parent

noun [C]     /ˈpeərənt/
A1 your mother or father: Her parents live in Oxford.Family relations in general
parental     /pəˈrentəl/ adjective relating to a parent: parental responsibilityParenting and caring for children
Translations of “parent”
in Arabic أحَد الوالدين…
in Korean 부모…
in Malaysian ibu atau bapa, ibu atau bapa angkat…
in French père (ou) mère, père adoptif (ou) mère adoptive…
in Turkish anne baba, ebeveynler…
in Italian genitore…
in Chinese (Traditional) 父親, 母親…
in Russian родитель…
in Polish rodzic…
in Vietnamese cha, mẹ, cha mẹ nuôi…
in Spanish padre, madre…
in Portuguese pai, mãe…
in Thai พ่อแม่, ผู้ปกครอง…
in German der Elternteil…
in Catalan mare, pare…
in Japanese 親…
in Indonesian orangtua…
in Chinese (Simplified) 父亲, 母亲…
(Definition of parent from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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