Noble or distinguished descent
In generative linguistics, the generation of a linguistic structure through an ordered or partially ordered series of operations on other structures, such as the creation of a surface structure from a deep structure, or of a complex word from its morphological components.
A downward incline or passage; a slope:
the kinship relation between an individual and the individual's progenitors
Find another word for filiation. In this page you can discover 8 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for filiation, like: sonship, ancestry, lineage, derivation, descent, line of descent, and ascription.