Synonyms for Filial:
adj.•relating to a son or daughter (adjective)
n.distant, close, legitimate, Family, familial, illegitimate, direct, illegitimacy, kinship. •dutiful (noun)
obedient, respectful, affectionate.
Usage examples for filial
It is possible that the strange, middle- aged, gray- haired, intellectual man, whose very language was at times mysterious and unintelligible to her, and whose suggestion of power awed her, might have touched some untried filial chord in her being. – Mr. Jack Hamlin's Mediation and Other Stories by Bret Harte