Entry from British & World English dictionary
Definition of fathership in English:
noun[mass noun] rare
The state of being someone’s father.
- It is possible that the fathership of the child born to the woman who remarries before the expiration of this waiting period can come into question.
- The idea of spiritual fathership that these biblical passages suggest became a dominant theme among early Egyptian solitary monks.
- Fathership remained unchanged since there was never any inducement to supply the want of the legitimate father.
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