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Detailed Translations for paternal from English to Dutch


paternal adj

  1. paternal (fatherly)

Translation Matrix for paternal:

AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
vaderlijk fatherly; paternal
- agnate; agnatic; maternal; parental

Related Words for "paternal":

  • paternally

Synonyms for "paternal":

Antonyms for "paternal":

  • maternal; filial

Related Definitions for "paternal":

  1. relating to or characteristic of or befitting a parent1
  2. characteristic of a father1
  3. related on the father's side1
    • a paternal aunt1
  4. belonging to or inherited from one's father1
    • spent his childhood on the paternal farm1
    • paternal traits1

Wiktionary Translations for paternal:

  1. of or pertaining to one's father
  2. fatherly; behaving as or characteristic of a father
  3. acting as a father

Cross Translation:
paternal vaderlijk paternel — Qui a rapport au père, qui appartient au père.

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