père

[per; English pair] /pɛr; English pɛər/
noun, plural pères
[per; English pairz] /pɛr; English pɛərz/ (Show IPA).
French.
1.
2.
senior:
"Dumas père."
British Dictionary definitions for pere
père (pɛr, English pɛə)
 
n
Compare fils an addition to a French surname to specify the father rather than the son of the same name: Dumas père

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Word Origin and History for pere
pere
1619, "a French priest," from Fr. père "father," from L. patrem (nom. pater), see father. Attached to a name, to distinguish father from son of the same name, from 1802.
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