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grandfather

noun [C]     /ˈɡrændˌfɑːðər/
A2 the father of your mother or fatherFamily relations in general
Translations of “grandfather”
in Arabic جَدّ…
in Korean 할아버지…
in Malaysian datuk, nenek…
in French grand-père, grand-mère, grands-parents (pl.)…
in Turkish dede, büyükbaba…
in Italian nonno…
in Chinese (Traditional) (外)祖父…
in Russian дедушка…
in Polish dziadek, dziad…
in Vietnamese ông bà…
in Spanish abuelo, abuela…
in Portuguese avô…
in Thai ปู่, ย่า, ตา…
in German der Großvater, die Großmutter…
in Catalan avi…
in Japanese 祖父…
in Indonesian kakek, nenek…
in Chinese (Simplified) (外)祖父…
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