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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The relation of a son to a father; sonship

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The relation of a son to a father; sonship; -- the correlative of paternity.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The relation of a son to a parent; sonship.

Etymologies

From Late Latin filietatem, from Latin filius ("son"). (Wiktionary)

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