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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 girl who shares
one or more parents
with another. The male counterpart
is a brother. Although
the term typically refers
to a familial...
- Sister Wives
is an American reality television series broadcast
on TLC that premiered
26, 2010. The show do****ents the life of a polygamist...
is a 1994 film starring British actresses Julie
Richardson, and Jodhi
May. The film was directed
by Nancy Meckler
- Sister cities
or twin towns
are a form of legal
or social agreement between
towns, cities, counties, oblasts, prefectures, provinces, regions, states,...
is an American television sitcom starring identical twins
Tia and Tamera
Mowry. It premiered
1, 1994, and concluded
on May 23,...
Act is a 1992 American musical comedy
by Emile Ardolino
Howard, with musical arrangements
by Marc Shaiman. It...
(TV series), a television sitcom starring
Tia and Tamera Mowry Sister
(1982 film), a TV movie
- Twisted Sister
was an American heavy metal
from Ho-Ho-Kus, New Jersey, and later based
in Long Island, New York. Twisted Sister
is a 1982 American drama television movie written
by Maya Angelou
and starring Diahann
Cash, and Irene
Cara. The film...
- In broadcasting, sister stations
or sister channels
or television stations operated
by the same company, either
by direct ownership
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