Definition of Grandniece

1. Noun. A daughter of your niece or nephew.

Exact synonyms: Great-niece
Generic synonyms: Niece



Definition of Grandniece

1. n. The granddaughter of one's brother or sister.

Definition of Grandniece

1. Noun. Granddaughter of one's sibling. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Grandniece

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Grandniece

grandmother
grandmother-in-law
grandmotherhood
grandmothering
grandmotherless
grandmotherly
grandmothers
grandmothers-in-law
grandmum
grandmummies
grandmums
grandnephew
grandnephews
grandness
grandnesses
grandniece (current term)
grandnieces
grandog
grandpa
grandpapa
grandpapas
grandpappies
grandparent
grandparental
grandparenthood
grandparents
grandpas
grandpaternal
grandpaternity
grandreefite

Literary usage of Grandniece

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1. The Twentieth Century Biographical Dictionary of Notable Americans ...by John Howard Brown by John Howard Brown (1904)
"He was married in 1874 to Lucy Madison Worthington of Kentucky, a grandniece of President Madison. He was elected treasurer of the American geographical ..."

2. The Weekly Notes by Incorporated Council of Law Reporting for England and Wales (1894)
"The illegitimate grandniece, who had married J. Raynor, claimed the benefit of the gift on the ground that she was the person intended by the testator ..."

3. The Weekly Reporter by Great Britain. Parliament. House of Lords, Great Britain. Privy Council, Great Britain. Supreme Court of Judicature (1898)
"But being the person to pay, having the whole property in her own hands, when she says that she gives her grandniece £300 " in addition to " the sums owing ..."

4. South Eastern Reporter by West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals, West Publishing Company, South Carolina Supreme Court (1910)
"Judge Memminger construed the will as giving one share each to Fred Mobley, Susan Cunningham, and Lilly Douglas, one share to the children of the grandniece ..."

5. History of the Town of Lexington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts: From Its by Charles Hudson (1913)
"1836, died 12 Apr. 1907, daughter of Sidney Know les and Harriet Cecilia (Carroll), grandniece of Charles Carroll of Carrollton, and descended from Gov. ..."

6. The American State Reports: Containing the Cases of General Value and by Abraham Clark Freeman (1896)
"So, an illegitimate grandniece cannot come into competition with a legitimate grandniece; as where a testator gave his residuary estate to his "niece EW" ..."

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