noun. an infant who is sponsored by an adult (the godparent) at baptism.
- child (English)
- god (English)
Example sentences of the word godchild
1. Noun, plural
You can transfer ownership of a Series EE bond to your godchild as long as the bond is not within one month of final maturity.
2. Noun, singular or mass
This will also give you and your godchild a spiritual way to learn and spend time with each other as you guide him through his religious growth.
She should present her gift either at the graduation party or privately afterwards, when she can express how proud she is of her godchild’s accomplishment.