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先父
Simplified 先父
Traditional 先父
Pin Yin
xian1 fu4
English
  • deceased father
  • my late father
Examples:
1. 辛楣道:“她父亲是先父的一位四川朋友,这次我去,最初就住在他家里。”
"Her father is a Szechwanese friend of my late father's.I stayed at his home, when I first went to Szechwan."
2. 虽然先父从未接受过正规教育,但他会说流利的英语,而且可以背诵唐诗三百首。
Although he never had a proper education, he was able to be fluent in English and was able to recite "Three Hundred Tang Poems".
3. (谨以此书)献给先父
Dedicated to my late father.
4. 先父是位十分严厉的父亲,大概因为他的性格而又因为我是家中长子,他对我要求相当高。
He was austere and demanding, partly because of his personality, but partly because I was the eldest son of the family.
5. 先父热心于建设他的出生地蒙田。
My father loved to build up Montaigne, where he was born.
6. 先父 [已故的父亲]
My father of blessed memory
7. 先父亲眼目睹中国备受欺凌,又经历了第二次世界大战和国家贫困的时期,一直希望中国的新一代尽一切努力,为人民和国家作出贡献。
My father who had seen the humiliation of China and lived through the Second World War and how impoverished the nation was, always hoped that the younger generation of Chinese would do as much as we can for our people and for our country.
8. 先父遗传是与母畜第一次交配的公畜,对以后该母畜与其它公畜交配所生的后代会有影响。
Telegony is the supposed influence of a female's first mate on the offspring of her later matings with other males.
9. 那农夫因答应其先父决不卖袓业而受到约束。
The farmer is laid under restraint by a promise he made his father, mever to sell the homestead.