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What do your kids call your DH? Dad? Dah-Dah? Daddy? Papa?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 3:49 PM on Oct. 23, 2009 in General Parenting

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  • Daddy
    Cavalrybaby02

    Answer by Cavalrybaby02 at 3:51 PM on Oct. 23, 2009

  • Our 25yr old & 18yr old calls him "Dad" & our 3yr old & 4yr old calls him "Daddy"
    BlessedMommy64

    Answer by BlessedMommy64 at 3:51 PM on Oct. 23, 2009

  • My 7 months old doesnt' say Dah-Dah yet... but she says Mom-ma... my dh isn't very happy bout that..... I think Papa's cute... I wonder if that would be easier for her to say? I call my dad... Pop
    marchma2b

    Answer by marchma2b at 3:54 PM on Oct. 23, 2009

  • Boy not as many responses here as the mommy question. My kids are older 14 and the twins are 11, all girls. They call their dad, dad in normal circumstances. If they are feeling cuddly or need help then its daddy (mostly the little ones), when they are being silly he is called "male parental figure" by the oldest or "oh fatherly one", and sometimes "goofy", because he is. We have fun in this house.
    teamquinn

    Answer by teamquinn at 3:59 PM on Oct. 23, 2009

  • Well the older 2. They are 8 and 6. They call him dad or daddy, depending on the mood. My 3 yo, now that's another story. He is going through the first name phase. He calls DH Brandon and calls his grandmother Teresa. Unless he is mad at me or his brothers or he wants something, then he calls him Daddy. I am trying everything to get him to call him daddy all the time because it really bothers DH. I think it bothers him the most that he doesn't call me Becki. He calls me mommy.
    JEAmom3

    Answer by JEAmom3 at 4:10 PM on Oct. 23, 2009

  • My older three (8, 9, and 12) call my ex Dad. My 11 month old calls my dh DaDa (of course, right now that stands for lots of things - but he knows the difference between DaDa and Mama)
    missanc

    Answer by missanc at 4:17 PM on Oct. 23, 2009

  • The older ones call him Daddy the little one calls him Da
    MizLee

    Answer by MizLee at 4:36 PM on Oct. 23, 2009

  • Daddy
    Amaranth361

    Answer by Amaranth361 at 4:41 PM on Oct. 23, 2009

  • Our 3yo ds calls him daddy.
    aidens_mama06

    Answer by aidens_mama06 at 5:09 PM on Oct. 23, 2009

  • Our 10 YO calls him Dad or Daddy; our 5YO calls him Dad, Daddy, & sometimes Dada.
    fosternpa

    Answer by fosternpa at 5:25 PM on Oct. 23, 2009

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