Origin of pater
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How to use pater in a sentence
"All right, Pater," you would say, and leave the matter in the hands of the elder generation.
Benign respdit pater ipse Membertou neophytos se esse, verum imperarem; in mea potestate esse omnia.
Pater Biardus adiit ad afflictum puelli parentem, rogauitque an ipso volente moribundum infantem Baptismo esset lustraturus.
That's going to make things lots easier for my scheme, 'but I'll 'bide a wee' before I spring it on the Pater.Dorothy at Skyrie|Evelyn Raymond
I think a prudent reader should pronounce as the judges do—Pater est is quern nuptiæ demonstrant.A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 1 (of 10)|Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)