Complete Definition of "children"

Image:Ninos campesinos khmer.jpg|thumb|right|Children.

English
rank|thee|hope|er|318|children|English|sure|indeed

Etymology
rfe

Pronunciation
IPA|/ˈʧɪldɹən/, SAMPA|/"[email protected]/
audio|en-us-children.ogg|Audio (US)
Hyphenation: child·ren

Noun
infl|en|plural|g=p|irregular plural of|child

  1. More than one son or daughter, or none. offspring|Offspring.

#: Do you have children?
#: Yes, I have three children.
#: No, I have no children.

  1. More than one young person, or none.

#: There are no children absent from classes today

  1. Members of a tribe.

#: The children of Israel

  1. figurative Things or abstractions derived from or caused by something.

#: Poverty, disease, and despair are the children of war.
#* 1991, w:Midnight's Children|Midnight's Children, w:Salman Rushdie|Salman Rushdie (title)

Synonyms

sense|more than one son or daughter kids qualifier|people|goats, offspring, spawn qualifier|fish, litter qualifier|dogs|etc
sense|more than one young person boys and girls, brats
sense|members of a tribe kinfolk, clan
sense|figurative derivation product

Translations
trans-top|more than one son or daughter

Czech: děti fp
French: enfants
Finnish: lapset
Indonesian: kanak-kanak
Irish: clann
Japanese: 子供たち (kodomo-tachi)
Latin: liberi, pueri, filii
Malay: kanak-kanak
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Norfuk: sillen
Novial: pueres
Polish: dzieci
Scottish Gaelic: clann#Scottish Gaelic|clann f
Swahili: watoto
Welsh: plant
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trans-top|young people
Czech: děti fp
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Swahili: watoto
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Category:200 English basic words
Category:English plurals ending in "-en"
Category:Family
Category:Terms of endearment

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