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Words nearby fath.
fateful, fate map, Fates, fat farm, fat-finger, fath., fathead, fatheaded, fathead minnow, fat hen, father
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How to use fath. in a sentence
One Qajar king, Fath Ali Shah (1771–1834), is said to have had 160 wives.Family Secrets in Tehran|Azar Nafisi|January 10, 2009|DAILY BEAST
“loving fath—” father, I suppose—“Morris Mai—” the rest is burned away.By Force of Impulse|Harry V. Vogt
This is an ignorant remark; for this form of execution was more than once inflicted during the reign of Fath Ali Shah.The Adventures of Hajji Baba of Ispahan|James Morier
Unfathomable, un-fath′om-a-bl, adj. that cannot be fathomed, too deep to be measured or to be understood.
I can see partly how you must have felt about the baby, and about fath—I mean, about the whole thing.A Soldier of the Legion|C. N. Williamson
Now vot is evidently the same root as the German vat in Vater, and the English fath in father.Russia|Donald Mackenzie Wallace