Many custom options...

Tan Paper and Copper Silk Love Wall Scroll
Red Paper and Ivory Silk Love Wall Scroll
Orange Paper Love Scroll
Crazy Blue and Gold Silk Love Scroll

And formats...

Love Vertical Portrait
Love Horizontal Wall Scroll
Love Vertical Portrait

The name Dear Grandfather in Chinese / Japanese...

Buy a Dear Grandfather calligraphy wall scroll here!

Personalize your custom “Dear Grandfather” project by clicking the button next to your favorite “Dear Grandfather” title below...

Loving Grandfather

Maternal (Northern China)

 cí xiáng de lǎo ye
Loving Grandfather Scroll

慈祥的老爺 is what you would call your maternal grandfather (mother's father) in Northern China with the adjective/title “Dear” on the front.

Dear Grandfather

Maternal (Northern China)

 qín ài de lǎo ye
Dear Grandfather Scroll

親愛的姥爺 is what you would call your maternal grandfather (mother's father) in Northern China with the adjective/title “Dear” on the front.

Dear Grandfather

Maternal (Southern China)

 qín ài de wài zǔ fù
Dear Grandfather Scroll

親愛的外祖父 is the formal way that people in Southern China usually call their mother's father (maternal grandfather) with the adjective/title “Dear” on the front.

Dear Grandfather

Maternal (Southern China - Informal)

 qín ài de wài gōng
Dear Grandfather Scroll

親愛的外公 is an informal way to call your maternal grandfather (mother's father) in Southern China with the adjective/title “Dear” on the front.

Dear Grandfather

Paternal (Northern China)

 qín ài de yé ye
Dear Grandfather Scroll

親愛的爺爺 is the most common way for people in Northern China to refer to their father's father (paternal grandfather) with the adjective/title “Dear” on the front.

Dear Grandfather

Paternal (Southern China)

 qín ài de zǔ fù
Dear Grandfather Scroll

親愛的祖父 is how people in Southern China call their father's father (paternal grandfather) with the adjective/title “Dear” on the front.

The following table may be helpful for those studying Chinese or Japanese...

Title CharactersRomaji (Romanized Japanese)Various forms of Romanized Chinese
Loving Grandfather慈祥的老爺
cí xiáng de lǎo ye
ci2 xiang2 de lao3 ye
ci xiang de lao ye
tz`u hsiang te lao yeh
tzu hsiang te lao yeh
Dear Grandfather親愛的姥爺
qín ài de lǎo ye
qin2 ai4 de lao3 ye
qin ai de lao ye
ch`in ai te lao yeh
chin ai te lao yeh
Dear Grandfather親愛的外祖父
qín ài de wài zǔ fù
qin2 ai4 de wai4 zu3 fu4
qin ai de wai zu fu
ch`in ai te wai tsu fu
chin ai te wai tsu fu
Dear Grandfather親愛的外公
qín ài de wài gōng
qin2 ai4 de wai4 gong1
qin ai de wai gong
ch`in ai te wai kung
chin ai te wai kung
Dear Grandfather親愛的爺爺
qín ài de yé ye
qin2 ai4 de ye2 ye
qin ai de ye ye
ch`in ai te yeh yeh
chin ai te yeh yeh
Dear Grandfather親愛的祖父
qín ài de zǔ fù
qin2 ai4 de zu3 fu4
qin ai de zu fu
ch`in ai te tsu fu
chin ai te tsu fu
In some entries above you will see that characters have different versions above and below a line.
In these cases, the characters above the line are Traditional Chinese, while the ones below are Simplified Chinese.


Lookup Dear Grandfather in my Japanese & Chinese Dictionary

Successful Chinese Character and Japanese Kanji calligraphy searches within the last few hours...

1 Corinthians 13:4-850th AnniversaryA Journey of a Thousand MilesAartiAbbyAdemAdnanAhmadAhmedAikoAileenAimanAjanaeAjaniAkashiAkemiAkiraAlaniAlastorAlayaAlecAlessandroAliaAlishaAlizaAlizayAllahAllyAlmighty OmnipotentAlonzoAloraAmanAmarAmmarAnastasiaAndraAndreiAnjaliAnkitAnnabethAnshulAntaraAnupArdenAriaArielleArjunArlanArshadArt of WarArunAshaAshanteAshantiAshwiniAsiyaAslamAtulAudreyAugustusAyameAyanAyeshaAzharAziraAzkaAzuraBa Gua ZhangBaileyBajutsuBarneyBasmaBe Like WaterBe True to YourselfBe Water My FriendBeatriceBennieBernadetteBest Friends ForeverBhumikaBibekBibiBisuBlacksmithBlessed by GodBobbyBodhidharmaBohaiBoloBorn to Be WildBoys Be AmbitiousBrettBright FutureBrotherhoodBrotherly LoveBullBushido CodeCammiCamrynCaringCarlCarleneCassCatherineChaosCharmaineChayChazChekoChelleChi EnergyChinese TeaChloeChop Wood Carry WaterChristianityChristinaCiannaCiroClaireClaraClarissaClarityCocoColsonColtonCommitmentConnieConradCorneliaCourtneyCyanDamarisDaniDanielaDanikaDark AngelDarnellDarrenDavenDeath Before DishonorDeepikaDeirdreDenaliDerronDexterDietrichDionDisciplineDivine LightDivyaDominicDoodDragonDream BigDripping Water Penetrates StoneDrunken MonkeyDylonEarth DragonEdilbertoEleanorElementsElenaElijahElineElizabethEllenEllieElsonEmilEmmaEnduranceEnso CircleEnzoErvinErwinErynEsmeEspenEstevaoEternal LoveEvelynEverything Happens for a ReasonEvil Cause Evil ResultFacundoFailure is Not an OptionFaizFamily FirstFamily is My StrengthFamily Over EverythingFarhanFear No EvilFelicityFernFinnFire DragonFive Principles of ReikiFloresForbidden LoveForever FamilyForgive and Forget

All of our calligraphy wall scrolls are handmade.

When the calligrapher finishes creating your artwork, it is taken to my art mounting workshop in Beijing where a wall scroll is made by hand from a combination of silk, rice paper, and wood.
After we create your wall scroll, it takes at least two weeks for air mail delivery from Beijing to you.

Allow a few weeks for delivery. Rush service speeds it up by a week or two for $10!

When you select your calligraphy, you'll be taken to another page where you can choose various custom options.

A nice Chinese calligraphy wall scroll

The wall scroll that Sandy is holding in this picture is a "large size"
single-character wall scroll.
We also offer custom wall scrolls in small, medium, and an even-larger jumbo size.

A professional Chinese Calligrapher

Professional calligraphers are getting to be hard to find these days.
Instead of drawing characters by hand, the new generation in China merely type roman letters into their computer keyboards and pick the character that they want from a list that pops up.

There is some fear that true Chinese calligraphy may become a lost art in the coming years. Many art institutes in China are now promoting calligraphy programs in hopes of keeping this unique form of art alive.

Trying to learn Chinese calligrapher - a futile effort

Even with the teachings of a top-ranked calligrapher in China, my calligraphy will never be good enough to sell. I will leave that to the experts.

A high-ranked Chinese master calligrapher that I met in Zhongwei

The same calligrapher who gave me those lessons also attracted a crowd of thousands and a TV crew as he created characters over 6-feet high. He happens to be ranked as one of the top 100 calligraphers in all of China. He is also one of very few that would actually attempt such a feat.

Check out my lists of Japanese Kanji Calligraphy Wall Scrolls and Old Korean Hanja Calligraphy Wall Scrolls.

Some people may refer to this entry as Dear Grandfather Kanji, Dear Grandfather Characters, Dear Grandfather in Mandarin Chinese, Dear Grandfather Characters, Dear Grandfather in Chinese Writing, Dear Grandfather in Japanese Writing, Dear Grandfather in Asian Writing, Dear Grandfather Ideograms, Chinese Dear Grandfather symbols, Dear Grandfather Hieroglyphics, Dear Grandfather Glyphs, Dear Grandfather in Chinese Letters, Dear Grandfather Hanzi, Dear Grandfather in Japanese Kanji, Dear Grandfather Pictograms, Dear Grandfather in the Chinese Written-Language, or Dear Grandfather in the Japanese Written-Language.

83 people have searched for Dear Grandfather in Chinese or Japanese in the past year.
Dear Grandfather was last searched for by someone else on Jul 8th, 2024