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How to Say Dad in Different Languages

June 10, 2019

He is always in your corner, he’s your biggest fan – he’s your dad. It can be hard to find the words to encompass all that he has done for you, but this Father’s Day we can help you out! Here are fifty different ways you can say Dad (just remember to call him!).

  • Afrikaans: Pa
  • Albanian: Baba
  • Arabic: أب (‘ab)
  • Armenian: Հայրը (Hayry)
  • Bangla: বাবা (Bābā)
  • Basque: Aita
  • Bulgarian: татко (Tatko)
  • Catalan: Pare
  • Chinese: 爸 (Bà)
  • Croatian: Tata
  • Czech: Táto
  • Danish: Far
  • Dutch: Pa
  • Estonian: Isa
  • Filipino: Tatay
  • French: Papa
  • Greek: Μπαμπάς (Bampás)
  • Hawaiian: E Pāpā
  • Hindi: पिता (Pita)
  • Hmong: Txiv
  • Hungarian: Apu
  • Icelandic: Pabbi
  • Indonesian: Ayah
  • Irish: Daid
  • Japanese: パパ (Papa)

For some extra fun, find out another 50 ways to say “i love you”!

What language will you call your Dad in? Let us know below or on any of our social media.

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