sororal

[suh-rawr-uh l, -rohr-]

Origin of sororal

1645–55; < Latin soror sister + -al1
Related formsso·ro·ral·ly, adverb
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for sororal

Historical Examples of sororal

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


British Dictionary definitions for sororal

sororal

adjective
  1. of or relating to a sister or sisters

Word Origin for sororal

C17: from Latin soror a sister
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Word Origin and History for sororal
adj.

1650s, from Latin soror "sister" (see sister) + -al (1).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper