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Definition of Parent

Parent

  1. One who begets, or brings forth, offspring; a father or a mother.
  2. That which produces; cause; source; author; begetter; as, idleness is the parent of vice.

Parent Quotations

We never know the love of a parent till we become parents ourselves.
Henry Ward Beecher

To lose one parent may be regarded as a misfortune; to lose both looks like carelessness.
Oscar Wilde

Force is the vital principle and immediate parent of despotism.
Thomas Jefferson

Every child should have a caring adult in their lives. And that's not always a biological parent or family member. It may be a friend or neighbor. Often times it is a teacher.
Joe Manchin

At the end of your life, you will never regret not having passed one more test, not winning one more verdict or not closing one more deal. You will regret time not spent with a husband, a friend, a child, or a parent.
Barbara Bush
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Parent Translations

parent in Afrikaans is ouer
parent in Dutch is ouder
parent in German is parent, Elternteil, Eltern, Elternteil
parent in Latin is parens
parent in Portuguese is pai

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