What does Grandfather mean?

Definitions for Grandfather
ˈgrænˌfɑ ðər, ˈgrænd-Grand·fa·ther

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Grandfather.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. grandfather, gramps, granddad, grandad, granddaddy, grandpa(noun)

    the father of your father or mother

Webster Dictionary

  1. Grandfather(noun)

    a father's or mother's father; an ancestor in the next degree above the father or mother in lineal ascent

Freebase

  1. Grandfather

    Grandfather is a village in Avery County, North Carolina, United States; named after Grandfather Mountain. The village is a fully gated community within Grandfather Golf and Country Club, located along NC 105. The population was 73 at the 2000 census.

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British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Grandfather' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4826

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Grandfather' in Nouns Frequency: #2210

How to pronounce Grandfather?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Grandfather in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Grandfather in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Grandfather in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Grandfather in a Sentence

  1. Prince Charles:

    As a grandfather, I have no intention of failing my, or anyone else's, grandchildren.

  2. Paul Cezanne:

    This solution in the spirit of the Swiss-French friendship and partnership allows two great museums, Bern Museum of Fine Art and the Musee Granet in Aix-en-Provence, to show a masterpiece by our grandfather Paul Cezanne for the benefit and enjoyment of a great audience, it is a work that until 1940 was owned by the Cezanne family.

  3. Fabrice:

    Asked about his beautiful gold pocket watch, Woody Allen said :"I'm very attached to it, my grandfather sold it to me on his deathbed!"

  4. Salma Hayek:

    Through this book I got to know my grandfather, through this book I got to have my grandfather teaching me about life, for me this is a love letter to my heritage.

  5. Michel-Guillaume Jean de Crevecoeur, Letters from an American Farmer III: What is an American?:

    What then is the American, this new man? He is either an European, or the descendant of an European, hence that strange misture of blood, which you will find in no other country. I could point out to you a family whose grandfather was an englishman, whose wife was Dutch, whose son married a french woman, and whose present four sons have now four wives of different nations. He is an American.

Images & Illustrations of Grandfather

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