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grandchildnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈɡræn.tʃaɪld/ (plural grandchildren)
A2 the ​child of ​yourson or ​daughter

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(Definition of grandchild from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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grandchildnoun [C]

 us   /ˈɡræn·tʃɑɪld/ (plural grandchildren  /ˈɡrænˌtʃɪl·drən/ )
the ​child of a person’s ​son or ​daughter
(Definition of grandchild from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “grandchild”
in Korean 손자, 손녀…
in Arabic حَفيد, حَفيدة…
in Malaysian cucu…
in French petits-enfants, petite-fille, petit-fils…
in Russian внук, внучка…
in Chinese (Traditional) 孫子(女), 外孫(女)…
in Italian nipote…
in Turkish torun…
in Polish wnuk…
in Spanish nieto, nieta…
in Vietnamese cháu…
in Portuguese neto, -a…
in Thai หลาน…
in German der/die Enkel(in)…
in Catalan nét, -a…
in Japanese 孫…
in Chinese (Simplified) 孙子(女), 外孙(女)…
in Indonesian cucu, cucu perempuan, cucu laki-laki…
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