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Do it in German. Erzvater is patriarch in German. Granny is Oma.Try Erzoma. Short and unique. We use a lot of borrowed German words: Zeitgeist, etc. By the way, you might enjoy the ancdote of a friend, a university librarian, who was asked by his psychiatrist wife to research American Samoa customs. She had a patient who kept talking about his grandmother. He found that it was what you would call an Erzoma society and the wife could then concentrate the patient's real problems.

Do it in German. Erzvater "Erzvater" is patriarch "patriarch" in German. Granny is Oma.Try Erzoma. "Oma".Try "Erzoma". Short and unique. Pronounced "Ertsoma." We use a lot of borrowed German words: Zeitgeist, Angst, etc. By the way, you might enjoy the ancdote of a friend, a university librarian, who was asked by his psychiatrist wife to research American Samoa customs. She had a patient who kept talking about his grandmother. He found that it was what you would perhaps now call an Erzoma society "Erzoma society" and the wife could then concentrate the patient's real problems.