English-German translation for "godfather"

EN godfather German translation

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{noun}

  1. general
  2. religion
  3. figurative

1. general

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Gevatter {m} [arch.] (Pate)
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Gote {m} [Southger.] (Pate)
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2. religion

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Pate {m} [rel.]
I would like to start, however, with Mr Titley’ s speech, as he is a sort of godfather to us.
Ich möchte jedoch mit Herrn Titleys Beitrag beginnen, da er eine Art Pate für uns ist.
A time for plotting to whack the chief of police, like in this classic scene from "The Godfather."
Eine Zeit, in der man ein Komplott schmiedet, um den Polizeichef um die Ecke zu bringen, wie in dieser klassischen Szene aus „Der Pate“.

3. figurative

godfather (also: honcho, boss, head, chief)
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Boss {m} [coll.]