suster

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch zuster.

Noun[edit]

suster (plural susters)

  1. sister

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch zuster.

Noun[edit]

suster

  1. nurse

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sustinēre, present active infinitive of sustineō (I sustain).

Verb[edit]

suster (first-person singular present indicative sustenho, past participle sustido)

  1. to support (to keep from falling)
  2. to sustain (to provide for or nourish something)
  3. to detain (to keep (someone) from proceeding)
  4. to contain; to enclose

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