see also: PA, Pa
Pronunciation Noun

pa (plural pas)

  1. (colloquial) Father, papa.
  2. (colloquial) Grandpa, grandfather.
Synonyms Translations Translations Noun

pa (plural pas)

  1. a fortified Maori settlement of pre-European and early European times
  2. an unfortified Maori village or settlement; a kainga

Proper noun
  1. Pennsylvania, a state of the United States of America
  2. Papua, a province of Indonesia
  3. Pará, a state of Brazil
  4. Palestinian Authority
  5. Proto-Algonquian (sometimes abbreviated PAn to distinguish it from Proto-Algic, but usually just abbreviated PA with Proto-Algic being abbreviated PAc)
  6. Proto-Algic (sometimes abbreviated PAc to distinguish it from Proto-Algonquian)
  7. Proto-Athapaskan


  1. Initialism of public address system
  2. Initialism of personal assistant
  3. Initialism of personal appearance when a celebrity visits a public event
  4. Power amplifier.
  5. Initialism of Prince Albert type of piercing
  6. Public accountant.
  7. (legal) Public Act.
  8. Initialism of physician assistant
  9. (organic compound) Initialism of polyamide
  10. (chemistry) Initialism of pyrrolizidine alkaloid
  11. Initialism of Peano arithmetic
  12. (anatomy) Initialism of pulmonary artery

pa (not comparable)

  1. (medicine) Initialism of posteroanterior
Related terms
  • (posteroanterior) AP

Pronunciation Noun

pa (uncountable)

  1. (informal, in direct address) Father, dad, papa.
  2. A short form of grandpa; grandfather.
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