Definitions for "Parentage"
Who the birth (biological) parents of a child are.
The legal determination of who is a child's father or mother. Parentage must be established before child or medical support can be ordered.
the legal mother-child relationship and/or father-child relationship as determined by the state.
the state of being a parent; "to everyone's surprise, parenthood reformed the man"
Keywords:  kinship, offspring, relation
the kinship relation of an offspring to the parents
the descendants of one individual; "his entire lineage has been warriors"
Descent from parents or ancestors; parents or ancestors considered with respect to their rank or character; extraction; birth; as, a man of noble parentage.