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  1. grandsirenoun


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  1. Grandsirenoun

    specifically, a grandfather; more generally, any ancestor

    Etymology: [OF. grantsire. See Grand, and Sire.]


  1. Grandsire

    Grandsire is one of the standard change ringing methods, which are methods of ringing church bells or handbells using a series of mathematical permutations rather than using a melody. The Grandsire method is usually rung on an odd number of bells: Grandsire Doubles is rung on five working bells, Grandsire Triples on seven, Grandsire Caters on nine and Grandsire Cinques on eleven.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. grandsire

    The name of a four-oared boat which belonged to Peter the Great, now carefully preserved at St. Petersburg as the origin of the Russian fleet.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of grandsire in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of grandsire in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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