sonship

noun
son·​ship | \ ˈsən-ˌship How to pronounce sonship (audio) \

Definition of sonship

: the relationship of son to father

First Known Use of sonship

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Sonship.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sonship. Accessed 24 January 2020.

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