Grandfatherhood vs Grandparenthood - What's the difference?

grandfatherhood | grandparenthood | Hyponyms |

Grandfatherhood is a hyponym of grandparenthood.


As nouns the difference between grandfatherhood and grandparenthood

is that grandfatherhood is the state of being a grandfather while grandparenthood is the state of being a grandparent.

grandfatherhood

English

Noun

(-)
  • the state of being a grandfather
  • grandparenthood

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • The state of being a grandparent.
  • *{{quote-news, year=2009, date=July 19, author=Ariel Sabar, title=A Time to Put Aside the Armor, work=New York Times citation
  • , passage=At first I wrote it off to the simpler protocols of grandparenthood , with its premium on uncomplicated gestures of generosity and love. }}

    Hyponyms

    * grandfatherhood * grandmotherhood