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grand·pa

 (grănd′pä′, grăn′-, grăm′pä′, grăm′pə)
n. Informal
A grandfather.

grandpa

(ˈɡrænˌpɑː; ˈɡrænd-; ˈɡræm-) or

grandpapa

n
informal words for grandfather

grand•fa•ther

(ˈgrænˌfɑ ðər, ˈgrænd-)

n.
1. the father of one's father or mother.
2. a male ancestor.
[1375–1425]
grand′fa`ther•ly, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.grandpa - the father of your father or mothergrandpa - the father of your father or mother
grandparent - a parent of your father or mother
Translations
děda
bedstefar
vaaripappaukki
djed
おじいちゃん
할아버지
bunicuţ
dedek
morfar
ปู่ ตา
ông

grandpa

[ˈgrænpɑː] grandpapa [ˈgrænpəˌpɑː] Nabuelo m
yes, grandpasí, abuelo

grandpa

[ˈgræmpɑː ˈgrændpə] npapi m, pépé m
my grandpa → mon papi

grandpa

[ˈgrænˌpɑː] grandpapa [ˈgrænpəˌpɑː] n (fam) → nonno, nonnino

grandpa

جَدُّو děda bedstefar Großvater παππούς abuelo vaari papy djed nonno おじいちゃん 할아버지 opa bestefar dziadunio avozinho, vovô дедуля morfar ปู่ ตา dede ông 爷爷
References in classic literature ?
That cow not give so much milk like what your grandpa say.
It's a pity old Grandpa Hender- son got killed yestirday--he'd have known that we did our best and fought good.
I remember hearing grandpa say that a love for good books was one of the best safeguards a man could have," began Archie, staring thoughtfully at the fine library before him.
Daddy and grandpa are busy in there cornering wheat.
Hello, grandpa," the new-comer greeted, then paused to stare at the other's flaring, sky-open nostril.
In this one, the tale of Grandpa, a World War II flying ace who now has Alzheimer's, Grandpa is played by Tom Courtenay, with a cast including Walliams, Samantha Spiro, Michele Dotrice, and Jennifer Saunders.
BEST OF THE REST Barry (David Walliams), Miss Dandy (Jennifer Saunders) and Grandpa (Tom Courtenay) GRANDPA'S GREAT ESCAPE BBC1, 6.
She knows little about her family, except that she is one-quarter black and lives with her black grandpa, whom she adores.
His grandpa is losing his memory, but still remembers quite a bit.
Leading the escape in this comedy adventure is Grandpa, played by Tom Courtenay, who was once one of Britain's bravest Spitfire pilots.
Miss Dandy wields a cattle prod with menace, restricts visiting to half an hour every other week and, Grandpa learns, is forging wills.
A junior high school senior student received the filial piety award sponsored the Da Chien charity foundation with tears welling up in her eyes on Wednesday because her grandpa she had been caring for just died three days ago.