Origin of godchild
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Examples from the Web for godchild
Ito, another Leary godchild, told of flying in when he heard his dear friend was about to die.Acid Trips and Frozen Heads at San Francisco’s Trippiest Party
February 18, 2009
I am glad that you are pleased at having Cora for your godchild.Peak's Island
There was in his manner none of his usual tenderness to his godchild.
Dr. Melton took his godchild by the shoulders and shook her.
If you are chosen godfather, you are expected to send a silver mug to your godchild.The Complete Bachelor
"I am the godchild of the Duc de Dantzic," she said to Ida, with emphasis.Jack
- a person, usually an infant, who is sponsored by adults at baptism
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Word Origin and History for godchild
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