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fil·i·al

 (fĭl′ē-əl, fē′lē-)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or befitting a son or daughter: filial respect.
2. Having or assuming the relationship of child or offspring to parent.
3. Genetics Of or relating to a generation or the sequence of generations following the parental generation.

[Middle English, from Old French, from Late Latin fīliālis, from Latin fīlius, son; see dhē(i)- in Indo-European roots.]

fil′i·al·ly adv.

filial

(ˈfɪljəl)
adj
1. of, resembling, or suitable to a son or daughter: filial affection.
2. (Genetics) genetics designating any of the generations following the parental generation; F1 indicates the first filial generation, F2 the second, etc. Abbreviation: F
[C15: from Late Latin fīliālis, from Latin fīlius son]
ˈfilially adv
ˈfilialness n

fil•i•al

(ˈfɪl i əl)

adj.
1. of, pertaining to, or befitting a son or daughter.
2. having the relation of a child to a parent.
3. Genetics. pertaining to the sequence of generations following the parental generation, each generation being designated by an F followed by a subscript number indicating its place in the sequence.
[1350–1400; Middle English « Latin fīli(us) son]
fil′i•al•ly, adv.
fil′i•al•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.filial - designating the generation or the sequence of generations following the parental generation
genetic science, genetics - the branch of biology that studies heredity and variation in organisms
parental - designating the generation of organisms from which hybrid offspring are produced
2.filial - relating to or characteristic of or befitting an offspring; "filial respect"
parental, paternal, maternal - relating to or characteristic of or befitting a parent; "parental guidance"

filial

adjective devoted, familial, dutiful, respectful The son neglected his filial duties.
Translations
بَنَوي
dceřinýsynovský
datterligsønlig
filafilina
lapselik
sonar- eîa dótturlegur
dukteriškasdukterssūnaussūniškas
dēla-meitas-
dcérskysynovský
evlâda ait

filial

[ˈfɪlɪəl] ADJfilial

filial

[ˈfɪliəl] adj [duty, affection] → filial(e)

filial

adj dutiesdes Kindes, als Kind; piety, affectionkindlich; with due filial respectmit dem Respekt, den eine Tochter/ein Sohn schuldig ist

filial

[ˈfɪljəl] adjfiliale

filial

(ˈfiliəl) adjective
of or suitable to a son or daughter. filial piety.