French translation of 'founding father'
(= founder) [of institution, organization, idea] père m fondateur
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The first had consisted primarily of history buffs who had come to see the former home of Beecher Falls's founding father.CIRCLE OF THREE: BOOK 6: RING OF LIGHT (2001)
With a founding father and a founding mother of the movement in the town they were enjoying a wave of popular interest.POLITICAL SUICIDE (2001)
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British English: founding father NOUN
The founding father of an institution, organization, or idea is the person who sets it up or who first develops it.
Translation of founding father from the Collins English to French Dictionary