Translation of godmother in Spanish:

godmother

madrina, n.

Pronunciation: /ˈɡɑdˌməðər//ˈɡɒdmʌθə/

noun

  • 1

    madrina feminine
    • S.O.B. was godmother to both boys and assumed a parental role towards them.
    • She was a godmother to several children born in the village, and she taught in the Sunday School and she did a great deal.
    • She is godmother to Robinson's youngest son, Aubrey.
    • The princess is godmother to their 14-year-old son Peregrine, a pupil at Winchester.
    • According to Guyanese tradition, a female child will have two godmothers and one godfather, and a male child will have two godfathers and one godmother.
    • ‘Walter's wife, Cathy, is the godmother to my second son,’ Andy says in his embracing voice.
    • She's had two more children since then… and I am godmother to them all.
    • Mary had an excellent relationship with Marguerite de France, who was more than twice her age and godmother to the Dauphin, whom Mary was to marry in 1558.
    • Moreover, Virginia acted as godmother to her ninth and eleventh siblings - but not to the tenth, who had been named after a previously dead infant.
    • On April 17, 1733, she became godmother to a child of a Judge Premont.
    • His sister Tamara is a close friend of mine, and I am the godmother to her daughter, I have a great relationship with all of the Castagnolas.
    • Christine always wanted children and so I decided to make her godmother to my second daughter, Grace.
    • The oldest girl and I are the same age, and she's godmother to my oldest daughter.
    • Those friendships have continued: I'm godmother to one of my friend's two children, and our children are friends.
    • And anyway, isn't the role of the godmother to oversee the child's spiritual welfare?
    • Among Kucinich's Hollywood supporters is Shirley MacLaine, an old friend who is godmother to Kucinich's daughter.
    • When Priscilla became pregnant, she asked Sarah to be godmother to her child, Lisa.
    • She jokes that by the age of eight she was already a godmother to many, making promises about what she would send for them when she finally got to America.
    • I can't remember the last time that you invited me to your house for a cup of coffee, even though my wife is godmother to your only child.
    • You can name just one godparent, or two godmothers or godfathers.