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Definition of Son

Son

  1. A male child; the male issue, or offspring, of a parent, father or mother.
  2. A male descendant, however distant; hence, in the plural, descendants in general.
  3. Any young male person spoken of as a child; an adopted male child; a pupil, ward, or any other male dependent.
  4. A native or inhabitant of some specified place; as, sons of Albion; sons of New England.
  5. The produce of anything.
  6. Jesus Christ, the Savior; -- called the Son of God, and the Son of man.

Son Quotations

Build me a son, O Lord, who will be strong enough to know when he is weak, and brave enough to face himself when he is afraid, one who will be proud and unbending in honest defeat, and humble and gentle in victory.
Douglas MacArthur

A father is a man who expects his son to be as good a man as he meant to be.
Frank A. Clark

For God so loved the World that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life.
Jesus Christ

When a father gives to his son, both laugh; when a son gives to his father, both cry.
William Shakespeare

I have a son, who is my heart. A wonderful young man, daring and loving and strong and kind.
Maya Angelou
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Son Translations

son in Afrikaans is seun
son in Dutch is zoon
son in Finnish is poika
son in French is fils
son in German is Sohn
son in Italian is figlio, figliuolo
son in Latin is filius
son in Portuguese is filho
son in Spanish is hijo
son in Swedish is son
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