Name: Sister

Origin and Meaning of the Name Sister

  • Pronunciation:
    (SIS ter)
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Miscellaneous Info for Sister

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    Often more of a nickname or label than a name, Sister was used at the turn of the 20th century. It may have later been replaced with a given name.

    Sister also refers to a title taken by a woman entering a religious order.

Popularity Rank of Sister (US top 1000 names since 1880)

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