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  • nounmale head
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Synonyms for patriarch

noun male head
  • elder
  • founder
  • grandfather
  • ruler
  • ancestor
  • architect
  • author
  • chief
  • creator
  • father
  • gaffer
  • generator
  • graybeard
  • head
  • inventor
  • maker
  • master
  • originator
  • paterfamilias
  • senior
  • sire
  • old man

Antonyms for patriarch

  • servant
  • matriarch
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