Synonyms of fatherly in English:

fatherly


See definition of fatherly

adjective

1‘his son needs some fatherly advice’

SYNONYMS

paternal, fatherlike, avuncular

protective, supportive, encouraging, vigilant

kindly, kind, warm, affectionate, tender, caring, compassionate, benevolent, sympathetic, understanding, indulgent

patriarchal

ANTONYMS

hostile