sororal

[ suh-rawr-uhl, -rohr- ]
/ səˈrɔr əl, -ˈroʊr- /

adjective

of, relating to, or characteristic of a sister or sisters; sisterly.

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Origin of sororal

1645–55; <Latin sororsister + -al1

OTHER WORDS FROM sororal

so·ro·ral·ly, adverb
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Example sentences from the Web for sororal

  • Even otherwise they but enhance the sororal beauties of faiths which if cognate are quite distinct.

British Dictionary definitions for sororal

sororal
/ (səˈrɔːrəl) /

adjective

of or relating to a sister or sisters

Word Origin for sororal

C17: from Latin soror a sister
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