Sib
Sib Sib (s[i^]b), n. [AS. sibb alliance, gesib a relative. [root]289. See {Gossip}.] 1. A blood relation. [Obs.] --Nash. [1913 Webster]

2. a {sibling}. [PJC]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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