compadrazgo

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

Definition of compadrazgo

plural -s
: 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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