goddaughter


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god·daugh·ter

 (gŏd′dô′tər)
n.
A female godchild.

goddaughter

(ˈɡɒdˌdɔːtə)
n
(Ecclesiastical Terms) a female godchild

god•daugh•ter

(ˈgɒdˌdɔ tər)

n.
a female godchild.
[before 1050]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.goddaughter - a female godchild
godchild - an infant who is sponsored by an adult (the godparent) at baptism
Translations
kmotřenka
guddatter
baptofilino
kummitytärkummityttö
kumče
keresztlány
guîsonur, guîdóttir
名付け娘
대녀
krstná dcéra
guddotter
ลูกสาวอุปถัมภ์
con gái đỡ đầu

goddaughter

[ˈgɒdˌdɔːtəʳ] Nahijada f

goddaughter

[ˈgɒddɔːtər] nfilleule f

goddaughter

[ˈgɒdˌdɔːtəʳ] nfiglioccia

God

(god) noun
1. (with capital) the creator and ruler of the world (in the Christian, Jewish etc religions).
2. (feminine ˈgoddess) a supernatural being who is worshipped. the gods of Greece and Rome.
ˈgodly adjective
religious. a godly man/life.
ˈgodliness noun
ˈgodchild, ˈgoddaughter, ˈgodson nouns
a child who has a godparent or godparents.
ˈgodfather, ˈgodmother, ˈgodparent nouns
a person who, at a child's baptism, promises to take an active interest in its welfare.
ˈgodsend noun
a very welcome piece of unexpected good luck. Your cheque was an absolute godsend.

goddaughter

رَبِيبَة kmotřenka guddatter Patentochter βαφτιστήρα ahijada kummityttö filleule kumče figlioccia 名付け娘 대녀 peetdochter guddatter chrześniaczka afilhada крестница guddotter ลูกสาวอุปถัมภ์ vaftiz kızı con gái đỡ đầu 教女
References in classic literature ?
I'll take them where they must go, scold them a bit, and pet them a bit," said Marya Dmitrievna, touching her goddaughter and favorite, Natasha, on the cheek with her large hand.
Did I not tell you that she was the goddaughter of Monsieur Laporte, the confidential man of the queen?
And my charming young goddaughter,' said Mr Wrayburn plaintively, 'down in Hertfordshire--'
Sally is survived by her sister, Susan Bishop (Gary Bouton), her niece, Julie Lantman, two very special grandnieces, Claire and Anna, and her goddaughter, Heather Shotwell.
Q I've just become a godparent and I want to start a savings fund for my goddaughter.
walked his goddaughter actress Isabelle Daza down the aisle on her wedding to Adrien Semblat in Italy on Saturday.
The Goddaughter Caper: A Gina Gallo Mystery, Book 4.
My goddaughter will go mad for this' Mamas & Papas Armadillo dolls pushchair, PS49.
My goddaughter once said, "You shouldn't poke around and bug people about what their relationship with God is like.
BENEFITS Street star Deirdre "White Dee" Kelly is helping raise PS15,000 to repatriate the body of her goddaughter who died on holiday after a car crash.
Dear Coleen, RECENTLY my goddaughter had a birthday party and I got the date wrong - turning up a whole day late with my family in tow.