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60 Nicknames for Grandparents That Are Super-Sweet

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Fun nicknames for grandma

  • Bibi (Swahili for "grandmother")
  • Gigi (Ukranian for "grandmother")
  • Mamacita (Spanish for "little mama")
  • Mamey
  • Momo
  • Momsy
  • Nooni
  • Ona

Fun nicknames for grandpa

  • Baba (Ukrainian for "grandfather")
  • Babu (Swahili for "grandfather")
  • Bebop
  • Grampsy
  • Granpup
  • Hee Haw
  • UmPaPa

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