An example of a great grandparent is your mother's grandma.
Additional instances of "great-" can be prepended to the term, each indicating one further generation of ancestry. For large numbers of generations a number can be substituted, for example, "four-greats grandparent" or "four-times-great-grandparent".
(plural great grandparents)
- Alternative spelling of great-grandparent.
- They will feel connected to your grandparent or in their case, their great-grandparent.