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