grandpappy

[ gran-pap-ee, grand-, gram- ]
/ ˈgrænˌpæp i, ˈgrænd-, ˈgræm- /

noun, plural grand·pap·pies. Dialect.

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Also grand·pap.

Origin of grandpappy

First recorded in 1935–40; grand- + pappy2
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