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Definition of Sister
SisterSister Sis"ter, n. [OE. sister, fr. Icel. systir; also suster,
from AS. sweostor, sweoster, swuster, akin to OFries.
sweester, suster, LG. s["u]ster, suster, D. zuster, OS. &
OHG. swestar, G. schwester, Icel. systir, Sw. syster, Dan.
s["o]ster, Goth. swistar, Lith. ses?, Russ. sestra, Pol.
siostra, L. soror, Skr. svasr. [root]298. Cf. Cousin.]
1. A female who has the same parents with another person, or
who has one of them only. In the latter case, she is more
definitely called a half sister. The correlative of
I am the sister of one Claudio. --Shak.
2. A woman who is closely allied to, or assocciated with,
another person, as in the sdame faith, society, order, or
community. --James ii. 15.
3. One of the same kind, or of the same condition; --
generally used adjectively; as, sister fruits. --Pope.
Sister Block (Naut.), a tackle block having two sheaves,
one above the other.
Sister hooks, a pair of hooks fitted together, the shank of
one forming a mousing for the other; -- called also match
Sister of charity, Sister of mercy. (R. C. Ch.) See under
Charity, and Mercy.
Sister Sis"ter, v. t.
To be sister to; to resemble closely. [Obs.] --Shak.
Meaning of Sister from wikipedia
- A sister
is a woman
or a girl who shares
one or more parents
individual; a female
sibling. The male counterpart
is a brother. Although
(TV series), a television sitcom starring
Tia and Tamera Mowry Sister
(1982 film), a TV movie
- A sister
city or a twin town relationship
is a form of legal
or social agreement between
and politically distinct localities
- Sister Wives
is an American reality television series broadcast
on TLC that premiered
26, 2010. The show do****ents the life of a polygamist...
- The Sister Sister Sister
Tour is the second headlining concert
tour by American
band Haim, in support
of their sophomore
to Tell You (2017)...
is an American television sitcom starring
Tia and Tamera Mowry
twin sisters separated
who are reunited
is a 1994 film starring British actresses Julie
Richardson, and Jodhi
May. The film was directed
by Nancy Meckler
- In phylogenetics, a sister group
taxon, also called
an adelphotaxon, comprises
relative(s) of another given
unit in an evolutionary...
- Shakespears Sister
is an alternative
pop and rock musical
in the United Kingdom
that was formed
in 1988 by singer-songwriter Siobhan
- Deborah Bentovim
(born 30 December
1970), better known
by her stage
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