Share this entry

Share this page

patresfamilias

Line breaks: patres|famil¦ias
Pronunciation: /patriːzfəˈmɪlɪas
 
/

Definition of patresfamilias in English:

Plural form of paterfamilias.

Definition of patresfamilias in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day vicarious
Pronunciation: vɪˈkɛːrɪəs
adjective
experienced in the imagination through another person's feelings…