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Meaning of SIB

Pronunciation:  sib

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  one related by blood or origin; especially on sharing an ancestor with another
  2. [n]  a person's brother or sister
 

SIB is a 3 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: blood relation, blood relative, cognate, sibling
 
 See Also: family, family unit, half blood, quad, quadruplet, quin, quint, quintuplet, relation, relative, triplet, twin

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Sib\, n. [AS. sibb alliance, gesib a relative. [root]289.
    See {Gossip}.]
    A blood relation. [Obs.] --Nash.
    
    
  2. \Sib\, a.
    Related by blood; akin. [Obs. or Prov. Eng. & Scot.] --Sir W.
    Scott.
    
          Your kindred is but . . . little sib to you. --Chaucer.
    
          [He] is no fairy birn, ne sib at all To elfs, but
          sprung of seed terrestrial.              --Spenser.
    
    
 

 

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