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Franco-ProvençalEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin sorōrem, accusative of soror. Doublet of suèr, from the nominative form of the same Latin root.

NounEdit

seror f (plural serors)

  1. sister

Usage notesEdit

Even if the two forms are commonly used, the form seror is found more often, especially in the plural.


LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Form of the verb serō (I sow or plant).

VerbEdit

seror

  1. first-person singular present passive indicative of serō

Etymology 2Edit

Form of the verb serō (I join or weave).

VerbEdit

seror

  1. first-person singular present passive indicative of serō

Etymology 3Edit

Form of the verb serō (I fasten).

VerbEdit

seror

  1. first-person singular present passive indicative of serō

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin sorōrem, accusative of soror. See also the nominative form suer (derived from the Latin nominative), from whence modern French sœur.

NounEdit

seror f (oblique plural serors, nominative singular suer, nominative plural serors)

  1. sister

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle French: soeur (derived from the nominative form, suer)