godson

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noun god·son \-ˌsən\

Before 12th Century

First Known Use of godson

before 12th century


GODSON Defined for English Language Learners

godson

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noun god·son \-ˌsən\

Definition of godson for English Language Learners

  • : a male godchild


GODSON Defined for Kids

godson

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noun god·son \ˈgäd-ˌsən\

Definition of godson for Students

  1. :  a boy or man for whom another person acts as a sponsor at baptism


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