godchild godchild

Definition(s):

  • (n) an infant who is sponsored by an adult (the godparent) at baptism

Usage(s):

  1. Still, the visitor was special Susanne Albrecht, 26, Ponto's godchild and the daughter of a Hamburg lawyer who had been his boyhood friend.
  2. The son of a poor Sicilian sharecropper on land owned by Don Luigi Sturzo, Italy's great political priest, Mario Scelba was Sturzo's godchild and protege.
  3. Biggest common stockholders: Pennsylvania Railroad and its godchild Pennroad Corp.

News

  • Gia Allemand's funeral date set, mom makes video tribute

    "Loving girlfriend "Petrie" of Ryan "Snuggy" Anderson, beloved daughter and little princess of Donna Micheletti and stepdaughter of Tony Micheletti, loving sister of Dylan and Erick, most cherished granddaughter of Marie (Nonna) Coltrinari, devoted Godchild of Fred and Annemarie Coltrinari, dear cousin of Brian, Ellen, Kevin and Julie, and also survived by her dear dog Bentley," Gia Allemand's ...
    on August 19, 2013     Source: Zap2It

Quotes

  1. "I've danced with Prince till 5 o'clock in the morning," Scott says. "And I share a godchild with Stevie Wonder. But Anthony Minghella literally gave me the best experience of my lifetime."
    on Nov 29, 2007 By: Jill Scott Source: Kansas.com

  2. Thompson adds, "Nicole is like my godchild. She's a darling girl, very intelligent and very together. I think they're very cute (as a couple). Will they get married? Who knows? He's young and so is she."
    on Jan 19, 2007 By: Linda Thompson Source: San Francisco Chronicle

  3. "Hopefully you'll talk to your godchild, who's an NRA member," said Sen. Lindsey Graham (RS.C.).
    on Jul 16, 2009 By: Lindsey Graham Source: Los Angeles Times

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