great-grandson

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: great grandson

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From great- +‎ grandson.

Noun[edit]

great-grandson (plural great-grandsons)

  1. son of a grandchild

Usage notes[edit]

Additional instances of "great-" can be prepended to the term, each indicating one further generation of descent. For large numbers of generations a number can be substituted, for example, "fourth great-grandson", "four-greats grandson" or "four-times-great-grandson".

Coordinate terms[edit]

Hypernyms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Translations[edit]