What is a good word for grandparents?

What is a good word for grandparents?

What is another word for grandparents?

forefathers ancestors
grandfathers antecedents
forbears forebearers
parents precursors
procreators ascendants

What do you write in a grandparent card?


  1. Thanks for all of your love, support, and wisdom.
  2. Thanks for all the ways you spoil me.
  3. I’m grateful for all the fun times we’ve shared.
  4. Thanks for taking such good care of me.
  5. Thanks for teaching me so much.
  6. You’re so much fun to be around.

What do Irish call their grandparents?

Ireland (Gaelic) While maimeó anddaideó are the words used to address a grandmother or grandfather, there are a few different words for grandparents in Irish. For example, there are máthair chríona, which translates to “wise mother,” and athair críonna which translates to “wise father.”

Why you think your grandparents are special?

Grandparents can get away with a little spoiling, which gives them a special place in a child’s (and a Mom’s) heart. They tell great stories. Grandparents are the bearers of a family’s history. They pass on family traditions and regale Grandchildren about how life ‘used to be’.

Why are grandparents the best?

1. They’re the greatest story-tellers. Not only do they tell the embarrassing stories about parents to their grandkids, but they also make sure to keep the family history alive by providing insight about their ancestors. And when they don’t have any stories based on real events, they come up with the best fiction.

What are some memorable sayings your grandparents say or said?

“Pretty is as pretty does, dear.” – grandma “You can tell a lot about a person by two things: the inside of their refridgerator and the inside of their car!” – grandma (I love how it’s not how fancy your car or fridge is)

Why grandparents are a blessing?

Guidance. Having the advantage of living during a different time in history,they can offer a different perspective on finances,childrearing,and weathering the tough times in marriage.

  • Stories. Grandparents are often desperate to share their lives with us.
  • Assistance.
  • Time.
  • Stability.
  • Laughter.
  • Ability to Live with Purpose.
  • Faithfulness.
  • Why do some grandparents favor one grandchild?

    Understanding. At the core of it,grandparent favoritism isn’t at all about the grandchild,it’s about the grandparent.

  • Talking and coping. Sometimes it might be appropriate to address the favoritism with the grandparent. Sometimes it won’t be.
  • Some things don’t change. Sometimes,no matter what you do,the situation doesn’t change.
  • What are grandparents called in different languages?

    – Cebuano (Filipino) – Chei (maternal Grandfather Navajo) – Commander in Chief – Cuppa