Definitions starting with G

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gran'

n. 1. [cf. Sra. gangan granny WST; US Black gran grandparent (Hancock p.c); Brit, dial. gran grandmother DHS, CSD; US dial. granny idern ADD; cf. also Haitian grann idem TDKE] grand­mother. (Gen.)

2. [Gul. idem (Gonzales 1922:304)] grandchild: 1977 I got more great-grand than what grand I got (Shilling 164), (Black)

Tags: noun, term of address

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Last update: 2011-05-05 16:43
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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