soror

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Shortening.

Noun[edit]

soror (plural sorors)

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

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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.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

soror f (genitive sorōris); third declension

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

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative soror sorōrēs
Genitive sorōris sorōrum
Dative sorōrī sorōribus
Accusative sorōrem sorōrēs
Ablative sorōre sorōribus
Vocative soror sorōrēs

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Aromanian: sorã
  • Dalmatian: saur, seraur
  • Franco-Provençal: suèr (from nominative soror), seror (from accusative sorōrem)
  • Friulian: sûr
  • Italian: sorella, suora
  • Norman: soeu
  • Neapolitan: sora
  • Occitan: sòrre
  • Old French: suer

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Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin soror.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /suˈrɔr/
  • Hyphenation: so‧ror

Noun[edit]

soror f (plural sorores)

  1. sister (female member of a religious community)

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