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godson

[god-suhn] /ˈgɒdˌsʌn/
noun
1.
a male godchild.
Origin
900
before 900; Middle English; Old English godsunu. See God, son
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godson

/ˈɡɒdˌsʌn/
noun
1.
a male godchild
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godson

n.

"male child one sponsors at baptism," c.1200, from God + son.

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