noun com·pa·draz·go \ˌkȯmpäˈdräz(ˌ)gō\

Definition of compadrazgo



  1. :  the reciprocal relationship or the social institution of such relationship existing between a godparent or godparents and the godchild and its parents in the Spanish-speaking world (as in South America)

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Origin and Etymology of compadrazgo

Spanish, from compadre

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a brief usually trivial fact

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