sweoster

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Old English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *swestēr, from Proto-Indo-European *swésōr. Compare Old Frisian swester, Old Saxon and Old High German swestar, Old Norse systir.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sweoster n

  1. sister

Descendants[edit]

  • English: sister (in part, also from Old Norse)