sizar

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

An alteration of sizer, from size ‎(fixed portion) + -er.

Noun[edit]

sizar ‎(plural sizars)

  1. (Britain) At certain universities, e.g. Cambridge and Dublin, a student who receives an allowance for his college expenses (a study grant); originally in return for serving other (paying) students.

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References[edit]

  • Webster's Seventh New Collegiate Dictionary, Springfield, Massachusetts, G.&C. Merriam Co., 1967

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Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

sizar

  1. sister

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of sizar
nominative sing. sizar
genitive sing. sizaren
partitive sing. sizart
partitive plur. sizarid
singular plural
nominative sizar sizared
accusative sizaren sizared
genitive sizaren sizariden
partitive sizart sizarid
essive-instructive sizaren sizarin
translative sizareks sizarikš
inessive sizares sizariš
elative sizarespäi sizarišpäi
illative  ? sizarihe
adessive sizarel sizaril
ablative sizarelpäi sizarilpäi
allative sizarele sizarile
abessive sizareta sizarita
comitative sizarenke sizaridenke
prolative sizartme sizaridme
approximative I sizarenno sizaridenno
approximative II sizarennoks sizaridennoks
egressive sizarennopäi sizaridennopäi
terminative I  ? sizarihesai
terminative II sizarelesai sizarilesai
terminative III sizaressai
additive I  ? sizarihepäi
additive II sizarelepäi sizarilepäi

References[edit]

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “сестра”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika