Father of the House

Father of the House
старейший член палаты (напр. общин)

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  • Father of the House — is a term that has by tradition been unofficially bestowed on certain members of some national legislatures, most notably the House of Commons in the United Kingdom. In some legislatures the term refers to the oldest member, but in others it… …   Wikipedia

  • Father of the house — Father Fa ther (f[aum] [th][ e]r), n. [OE. fader, AS. f[ae]der; akin to OS. fadar, D. vader, OHG. fatar, G. vater, Icel. fa[eth]ir Sw. & Dan. fader, OIr. athir, L. pater, Gr. path r, Skr. pitr, perh. fr. Skr. p[=a] protect. [root]75, 247. Cf.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Father of the House — the title given to the Member of Parliament who has been a member of the House of Commons for the longest time without interruption, and to the peer who has been a member of the House of Lords for the longest time. * * * …   Universalium

  • Father of the bar — Father Fa ther (f[aum] [th][ e]r), n. [OE. fader, AS. f[ae]der; akin to OS. fadar, D. vader, OHG. fatar, G. vater, Icel. fa[eth]ir Sw. & Dan. fader, OIr. athir, L. pater, Gr. path r, Skr. pitr, perh. fr. Skr. p[=a] protect. [root]75, 247. Cf.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Father of the Faithful — Father Fa ther (f[aum] [th][ e]r), n. [OE. fader, AS. f[ae]der; akin to OS. fadar, D. vader, OHG. fatar, G. vater, Icel. fa[eth]ir Sw. & Dan. fader, OIr. athir, L. pater, Gr. path r, Skr. pitr, perh. fr. Skr. p[=a] protect. [root]75, 247. Cf.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Father of the Dáil — In the Republic of Ireland, the term Father of the Dáil is an unofficial title applied to the current member of Dáil Éireann with the longest unbroken period of service, regardless of their position. The Father has no official role in the… …   Wikipedia

  • Dean of the House — The Dean of the House is the member with the longest unbroken record of service in several legislatures. Specific positions include: Dean of the United States House of Representatives. Dean of the House of Commons, the dean in the Canadian House… …   Wikipedia

  • The House of the Rising Sun — is a folk song from the United States. Also called House of the Rising Sun or occasionally Rising Sun Blues , it tells of a life gone wrong in New Orleans. Depending on the version, the song may be sung from the perspective of a woman or a man.… …   Wikipedia

  • The House of Bernarda Alba (play) — The House of Bernarda Alba ( La casa de Bernarda Alba ) is a play by the Spanish dramatist Federico García Lorca. Along with Blood Wedding and Yerma it forms Lorca s Rural Trilogy . Lorca s last play, it was completed on June 19, 1936, several… …   Wikipedia

  • The House of the Scorpion —   …   Wikipedia

  • The House Without a Christmas Tree — is a 1972 TV movie that centers on the relationship between Addie Mills, a bright and energetic only child, and her melancholy father, James Mills. James never recovered from the death of his wife (Addie s mother), and is bitterly against ever… …   Wikipedia


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