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Rum Ham
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Do you call them grandma and grandpa? Grandmother and grandfather? Gran and papa? etc

Just thought I'd ask as many people on TSR seem to think when I talk about my papa that I mean my dad instead of grandfather doesn't bother me as I see him as my dad anyway since my gran and papa raised me but it seems quite uncommon to call your grandpa, papa? I don't know my dad's family so my mum's parents are my only grandparents. In text I write gran and papa but in person I say gran and pappy and then for mum its 'maw'. Must be a Scots thing
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I don't, they're all dead.
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(Original post by Tootles)
I don't, they're all dead.
Yeah same...
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I've never seen neither of my mum's parents or my grandad (dad's dad) but I call my dad's mum my gran.
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I don't, they're all dead.
Sorry to hear that.
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English ones Grandma and Grandad, Welsh ones Nain and Taid.
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My dad's parents are dead but I do call my mum's parents grandma and grandpa, even though I've never met my grandpa before and only met my grandma once or twice when I was about 2 :/

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Mum's mum: Grandma, mum's dad: Bampa (passed away), dad's mum: Nanny (passed away), dad's dad: Grandad
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(When they were alive) I called them on my mum's side gran and grandpa; on my dad's grandad (the grandma was already dead when I was born so I don't know what I would have called her).
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3 died before I was born. The last remaining one (my maternal grandmother) I call nana
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Mum's mum: Grandma
Mum's dad: Grandpa
Dad's mum: Nannie
Dad's dad: Granddad
All alive.

Grandma's mum: Nana
Grandma's dad: Granddad Jack
Both deceased.

Grandpa's mum: Gran
Grandpa's dad: Granddad ("Great Granddad" always sounded too formal).
Both deceased.

Never met my dad's grandparents, I assume they're dead seeing as my dad's parents are in their 80s. Then again, my great (great?) aunt lived to be 104.
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Dead
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Mangu and Gramps
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Nan and Grandad - basic *****es.
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meemaw
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Nana, Nani, Bibi, baba (depending on mums side or dads side)
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Never met mine, never met my parents either. I have 16 grandchildren. Older ones call me Nan, some call me Nanny, some Grandma, and the babies just say Namnam.
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My Gran hates being called Nan, Nana, Grandma and Grandmother. She says it makes her feel too old :laugh: she's quite a jazzy and young hearted Gran

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Grandma and Grandad. Mum's biologcial dad we call by his real name. (because that's what mum calls him and it would be weird to now call him Grandad)

Can't remember what we called dad's mum. Dad's stepdad we called by his real name, because that's what dad called him by.
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Dad's parents - Grandma and Grandad.*

Mum's mum - Granny. Never knew my grandfather on my mum's side. *
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