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soror

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

soror (plural sorors)

  1. (colloquial) A sorority sister; a fellow member of one's sorority.

InterlinguaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin soror.

NounEdit

soror (plural sorores)

  1. sister

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Italic *swezōr, from Proto-Indo-European *swésōr. Cognates include Ancient Greek ἔορ (éor), Sanskrit स्वसृ (svásṛ) and Old English sweostor (English sister).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

soror f (genitive sorōris); third declension

  1. sister
  2. cousin, daughter of a father's brother
  3. female friend

InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative soror sorōrēs
genitive sorōris sorōrum
dative sorōrī sorōribus
accusative sorōrem sorōrēs
ablative sorōre sorōribus
vocative soror sorōrēs

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PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

soror f (plural sorores)

  1. sister (female member of a religious community)

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