Nenya wrote: »
It sounds as though it can be a vexed question, names for grandparents. My former jobshare had a bit of a battle on her hands as she insisted on being "Grandma" and so did the other grandmother so they have ended up being "Grandma Firstname" and "Grandma Otherfirstname."
Leorning Cniht wrote: »
... When I was a child, each of my grandmothers was Granny. This didn't seem to cause any kind of confusion. If we needed to disambiguate, then we would refer to Granny Surname, but this was almost never necessary.
The Intrepid Mrs S wrote: »
Master S - when very young - used to refer to The Dowager and her long term next-door neighbour, Jim*, as Gaga and Dim!
Lothlorien wrote: »
I know one who insisted on Grandfather who became Grandduffer by his eldest grandchild.