From Nana to PopPop: How Grandparents Get Their Names

From Nana to PopPop: How Grandparents Get Their Names

Bigi. Gigi. Babcia (pronounced bahp-cha). Dziadziu (pronounced JAH-Joo). Donk. Meema. Popeye (a boat was involved). Welcome to the interesting world of naming grandparents. Susan OHara has eight grandchildren; the two eldest chose her name. “They call me Mom Mom Cherry because when my two oldest granddaughters were little and I would visit, they would always go into my purse … Continue reading From Nana to PopPop: How Grandparents Get Their Names