Great-grandfather
Great-grandfather Great"-grand"fa`ther, n. [See {Great}, 10.] The father of one's grandfather or grandmother. [1913 Webster]

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  • great-grandfather — (n.) 1510s, from GREAT (Cf. great) + GRANDFATHER (Cf. grandfather) …   Etymology dictionary

  • great-grandfather — /grayt gran fah dheuhr, grand /, n. a grandfather of one s father or mother. [1505 15] * * * greatˈ grandˈfather noun The father of a grandparent • • • Main Entry: ↑great * * * great grandfather etc.: see great a. 21 b …   Useful english dictionary

  • great grandfather — grandfather of one s own parents, father of one s grandmother or grandfather …   English contemporary dictionary

  • great-grandfather — noun The father of a grandparent. See Also: grandfather, grandmother, grandparent, great grandchild, great grandmother, great grandparent, great grandson, great grandd …   Wiktionary

  • great-grandfather — /grayt gran fah dheuhr, grand /, n. a grandfather of one s father or mother. [1505 15] * * * …   Universalium

  • great-grandfather — /greɪt ˈgrænfaðə/ (say grayt granfahdhuh) noun a parent s grandfather …   Australian English dictionary

  • great grandfather — noun a father of your grandparent • Hypernyms: ↑great grandparent …   Useful english dictionary

  • great-great-great-great-great-great-grandfather — noun The father of someones great great great great great grandparent. When we heard the rumor that you had found a copy of the map drawn by our great great great great great great grandfather, [...] …   Wiktionary

  • great great grandfather — grandfather of one s grandfather …   English contemporary dictionary

  • great-great-grandfather — noun The father of someones great grandparent. See Also: great great grandchild, great great granddaughter, great great grandmother, great great grandson, great great grandparent …   Wiktionary

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