Synonyms for Fatherhood:

n.

custodial parent, birth father, daddy, deadbeat dad, birth parent, dad, birth mother, empty nester. kinship (noun)
cousin, brother, father, maternity, lineage, kinfolk, mother, blood, Family, ancestor, uncle, aunt, relation, motherhood, fraternity, sisterhood, brotherhood, relative, kin, paternity, flesh, sister, clan, kinship, niece, consanguinity, nephew, heredity.
linkdef (noun)
paternity.
paternity (noun)
parentage, Progenitorship, parenthood, Fathership.

Other synonyms:

parentage, custodial parent, birth father, birth parent, dad, parenthood, birth mother, deadbeat dad, empty nester. Other relevant words:
daddy, parenthood, dad, parentage, Progenitorship, Fathership.

Usage examples for fatherhood

  1. He had designed, indeed, on his own account, a little surprise for his son- in- law in the matter of the mythical dower, but that was another matter; so, in all the majesty of outraged fatherhood he sought an interview with his treacherous guest. – Trial-of-Mary-Blandy by Roughead, William
  2. And in order to build better and promptly, as the said Church has a very small income, it is necessary that our most Holy Father concede some indulgences in the form that the Bishops of Vadajos and Astorga, our agents and emissaries to your Court, will tell your Reverend Fatherhood and we request you to beseech His Holiness to concede the said indulgences. – Cathedrals of Spain by John A. (John Allyne) Gade
  3. And this was all the funeral oration delivered over him who had been for Eugene the type and embodiment of fatherhood – The Best of the World's Classics, Restricted to Prose, Vol. VII (of X)--Continental Europe I by Various