Some articles on sister:
... Hirado has one sister city in Japan and two friendships outside Japan ... Zentsūji, Kagawa (Sister city) Nan'an, Fujian, China (Friendship city) Noordwijkerhout, Zuid-Holland (Friendship city) ...
... Himeji has sister city relationships with six international sister cities and two Japanese cities, as well as a sister castle located in France ...
... Nately's Whore's Kid Sister is another character in Joseph Heller's classic novel Catch-22 ... Heller only refers to her in terms of her relationship with her sister, even though she is specifically mentioned more than once ... they are having sex as the little girl wants to become a prostitute like her sister ...
... Sister cities Beijing, People's Republic of China Xiamen, Fujian, People's Republic of China Sakai, Osaka, Japan Montevideo, Uruguay Historical sister cities Harrogate, England, United Kingdom Hania, Crete ...
1985), known in English as The Singing Nun, was a Belgian Religious Sister, a member (as Sister Luc Gabriel) of the Dominican Order in Belgium ... She became internationally famous in 1963 as Sœur Sourire (Sister Smile) when she scored a hit with the French-language song "Dominique" ...
More definitions of "sister":
- (noun): Sometimes used as a term of address for attractive young women.
- (noun): A female person who has the same parents as another person.
Example: "My sister married a musician"
- (noun): A female person who is a fellow member of a sorority or labor union or other group.
Example: "None of her sisters would betray her"
Famous quotes containing the word sister:
“I said in my novel that the clergyman is a kind of human Sunday. Jones and I settled that my sister May was a kind of human Good Friday and Mrs. Bovill an Easter Monday or some other Bank Holiday.”
—Samuel Butler (18351902)
“Its babe feminismwere young, were fun, we do what we want in bedand it has a shorter shelf life than the feminism of sisterhood. Ive been a babe, and Ive been a sister. Sister lasts longer.”
—Anna Quindlen (b. 1952)
“Let me see, what am I to buy for our sheep-shearing feast? Three pound of sugar, five pound of currants, ricewhat will this sister of mine do with rice? But my father hath made her mistress of the feast, and she lays it on.”
—William Shakespeare (15641616)