Sometimes we get to decide our GRANDparent names. More often,
an infant or toddler decides what we will be called for the rest
We have listed Grandparent nicknames submitted by GRAND readers.
Click on any of the above letters to see some of the many G-parent
Plus, you can submit yours as well. Briefly, tell us, how your
nickname came to be
|CeeBee Missy - translated into ceebee in toddler
Don't know how I came to be "ChaCha", but I love it!!!!!
- Chris (Romeoville, Illinois)
My grandfather's nick name is Chotjiok. He died many years ago and
he was a very nice man. He had eight wives. He never fought with
them. He taught us to be independent for our selves. We are now
call our children with his name as his remembering.
I wanted a name that when all my grandkids were together,
I was called the same name by all. There's no confusion
about who Cookie is. Plus, they just might think of me at
snacktime! My mom was "Buggy" to my kids and it was
- Terry (Marion, IA)
The first grand child came up with this because she got o'pop the
name we were going to use mixed up and called him CoolPop and it
has always stuck. We love it cause it fits his personality.
- Dianne (Culpeper, VA)
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