soror

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

soror (plural sorors)

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

Interlingua[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin soror.

Noun[edit]

soror (plural sorores)

  1. sister

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

soror f (genitive sorōris); third declension

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

Inflection[edit]

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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