Definitions starting with G

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/gramá/, grooma /grumá/ [from godmother + Scots from Fr. comère godmother CSD; cf. Guy. macmay (Yansen 22), Trin. macomeh idem (Ottley 18) from ma comcère] n. a term of address used between the mother and godmother of a child, indicating close friendship. (Black)

Tags: noun, term of address

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Last update: 2011-05-05 14:47
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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