goddaughter

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noun god·daugh·ter \ˈgäd-ˌdȯ-tər also ˈgȯd-\

Definition of goddaughter

  1. :  a female godchild

Before 12th Century

First Known Use of goddaughter

before 12th century


GODDAUGHTER Defined for English Language Learners

goddaughter

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noun god·daugh·ter \ˈgäd-ˌdȯ-tər also ˈgȯd-\

Definition of goddaughter for English Language Learners

  • : a female godchild


GODDAUGHTER Defined for Kids

goddaughter

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noun god·daugh·ter \ˈgäd-ˌdȯ-tər\

Definition of goddaughter for Students

  1. :  a girl or woman for whom another person acts as a sponsor at baptism

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