Cite
 

Meaning of son

son

Pronunciation: (sun), [key]
— n.
  1. a male child or person in relation to his parents.
  2. a male child or person adopted as a son; a person in the legal position of a son.
  3. any male descendant: a son of the Aztecs.
  4. a son-in-law.
  5. a person related as if by ties of sonship.
  6. a male person looked upon as the product or result of particular agencies, forces, influences, etc.: a true son of the soil.
  7. a familiar term of address to a man or boy from an older person, an ecclesiastic, etc.
  8. the second person of the Trinity; Jesus Christ.

son-

Pronunciation: [key]
  1. var. ofbefore a vowel: sonance.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
See also:
  • son (Thesaurus)