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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 fa·ther·ly /ˈfɑðɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Fa·ther·ly, a.
 1. Like a father in affection and care; paternal; tender; protecting; careful.
    You have showed a tender, fatherly regard.   --Shak.
 2. Of or pertaining to a father.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: like or befitting a father or fatherhood; kind and
             protective [syn: fatherlike]
      2: showing the affection of a father