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BulgarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *sestra, from Proto-Indo-European *swésōr.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

сестра (sestráf

  1. sister (a female sibling)
  2. sister, nun (a female member of a religious community)

InflectionEdit

SynonymsEdit

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MacedonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *sestra, from Proto-Indo-European *swésōr.

NounEdit

сестра (sestraf

  1. sister

InflectionEdit


Old Church SlavonicEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *sestra, from Proto-Indo-European *swésōr.

NounEdit

сестра (sestraf

  1. sister

DeclensionEdit


RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *sestra, from Proto-Indo-European *swésōr.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

сестра́ (sestráf anim (genitive сестры́, nominative plural сёстры, genitive plural сестёр)

  1. sister
    двою́родная сестра́dvojúrodnaja sestrácousin, first cousin
    трою́родная сестра́trojúrodnaja sestrásecond cousin
    родна́я сестра́rodnája sestrásister (sibling)
    медици́нская сестра́medicínskaja sestránurse

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RusynEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old East Slavic сестра (sestra), from Proto-Slavic *sestra, from Proto-Indo-European *swésōr.

NounEdit

сестра́ (sestráf

  1. sister

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *sestra, from Proto-Indo-European *swésōr.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sěstra/
  • Hyphenation: сес‧тра

NounEdit

сѐстра f (Latin spelling sèstra)

  1. sister
  2. nun, short for часна сестра
  3. nurse, short for медицинска сестра

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


UkrainianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *sestra, from Proto-Indo-European *swésōr.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

сестра́ (sestráf anim (genitive сестри́, nominative plural се́стри)

  1. sister
  2. (colloquial) nurse

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

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