What does fatherhood mean?

Definitions for fatherhood
ˈfɑ ðərˌhʊdfa·ther·hood

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fatherhood, paternity(noun)

    the kinship relation between an offspring and the father

  2. Father, Father-God, Fatherhood(noun)

    God when considered as the first person in the Trinity

    "hear our prayers, Heavenly Father"

  3. fatherhood(noun)

    the status of a religious leader

  4. fatherhood(noun)

    the status of a father


  1. fatherhood(Noun)

    the state of being a father

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fatherhood(noun)

    the state of being a father; the character or authority of a father; paternity


  1. Fatherhood

    Fatherhood was the third of five albums of home-made recordings, released by Stephen Jones under the name Baby Bird in 1995. It was originally a limited edition release, but is now available as part of the 2002 CD box set The Original Lo-Fi. The album includes a version of the song "Goodnight", which was subsequently released as the first single by Jones' band Babybird.

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  1. Alex
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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fatherhood in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fatherhood in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of fatherhood in a Sentence

  1. Adrian Kulp:

    I've come into what modern fatherhood is, the face of fatherhood is changing, and I think it's for the better.

  2. Natan Bar-Chama:

    Sperm DNA from obese or marijuana-exposed animal models and men demonstrate alterations that are transferred to the progeny and can result in increased risk for cancer, effects on behavior, birth defects and overall long-term health repercussions, men need to appreciate that their lifestyle behaviors may not only affect their ability to initiate a healthy pregnancy but, just as importantly, affect the future well-being of their child -- something that has clear lifelong repercussions and that should be seriously considered prior to initialing fatherhood.

  3. Dustin Johnson:

    My life has already changed, there's nothing better (than fatherhood).

  4. Aaron Cruz:

    It was his first and only daughter, he was robbed of fatherhood.

  5. June Jordan:

    Our children will not survive our habits of thinking, our failures of the spirit, our wreck of the universe into which we bring new life as blithely as we do. Mostly, our children will resemble our own misery and spite and anger, because we give them no choice about it. In the name of motherhood and fatherhood and education and good manners, we threaten and suffocate and bind and ensnare and bribe and trick children into wholesale emulation of our ways.

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