English to Afrikaans Meaning :: filial

Filial :
filiale
- filiale
 

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Adjective(1) designating the generation or the sequence of generations following the parental generation(2) relating to or characteristic of or befitting an offspring

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(1) At least some of them must have experienced a bit of filial affection that they had been longing to get when he said he was to be treated like their son.(2) Every second generation during backcrossing, we mated the first filial offspring of the parental backcross to recover the recessive phenotype.(3) I am told that in China, filial piety is important.(4) If Lear is played too old and too enfeebled to continue to do his job, then the play becomes a tragedy of old age and filial lack of attention, which is not the full play.(5) In an act of filial generosity, he ordered April to be renamed for his mother.(6) In cartoons she often appeared vulnerable to foreign threats, or as the daughter of John Bull, balancing a continuing filial duty to Britain with a growing independence.(7) Meanwhile, ballerina/modern dancer Vivian becomes a potential love interest for Wil, and secrets, guilt, filial ties, and honor all come to a head with one another.(8) As much as any other mother would, she was concerned greatly for her son, and her son in return, was filial and respectful to her.(9) For example, it teaches filial respect, marital fidelity, nonviolence, and cooperation.(10) ÔÇÿMost of our cinemas centre around filial bonds and we should indeed cherish our family values and sentiments,ÔÇÖ he observes.(11) Once they even forced him to fall back on filial emotion.(12) Devoted and filial , he was his mother's favourite child.(13) The love triangle between the elder characters was mirrored by that of the younger - a tangled web of secret liaisons intermingled with filial duty.(14) ÔÇÿYou don't really know what's going on, if it's a parental relationship, filial relationship, or if it's something more sinister,ÔÇÖ he says.(15) Besides, the rule prevents the sacrifice of life to which filial affection might expose a generous youth, who in his conscience may condemn his father's conduct.(16) Is it because filial daughters are more bound to filial ideology than runaways?
Related Words
(1) filial piety ::
filiale vroomheid
Synonyms
Adjective
1. dutiful ::
pligsgetrou
2. devoted ::
toegewyde
3. compliant ::
voldoen
4. respectful ::
respek
5. affectionate ::
liefdevolle
6. loving ::
liefdevolle
Different Forms
filial
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