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Synonyms for half-sister

a sister who has only one parent in common with you

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63 b c Fragrant Mix - Prouesse Collonges; out of a winning half-sister to this year's Grand National hero Neptune Collonges.
Meanwhile, the woman's half-sister convinced her to become the surrogate mother for the Cypriot couple, who had promised to employ her in exchange for the $5,000 that she was told she would receive in full, regardless of whether she would be able to fall pregnant and give birth.
If you do, be sure you're not doing it to spite your half-sister.
But a trawl of the internet led her to a family tree - and an incredible EIGHT new half-sisters.
This juvenile filly is a half-sister to Zanay whose victories included the Winter Derby at Lingfield, while she is also a half-sister to Quintrell Downs - a five times winner on sand for Robert Cowell (above).
MONTROSE - Mary Garcia never knew her older half-sister, Claire Domino, who died of cystic fibrosis at the age of 9 1/2 before Mary was born.
Mrs Bolton, aged 50, of Bromleigh Road in Stoke, was told a family secret at a party that she had another half-sister on her father's side.
Years later, on vacation in France, an inspired Dasha heals and nearly falls for Jan Ladd, lover of her half-sister Sonia, Tiagin's daughter by Liubov Ivanovna.
Mrs Cherie Blair's half-sister, Lauren Booth, has revealed she is expecting her first baby.
Dalakhani is also the sire of a filly out of a winning Galileo half-sister to Group 1 performer Highdown (887).
Ridge out a half-sister to classy Flat performer and Champion Hurdle winner Alderbrook, he is closely related to several good juvenile winners and has been working really well at home.
Thus, a postcard addressed to her half-sister Berniece, with 40-plus words inscribed in neat printing and signed ``Norma Jeane,'' has been priced at a starting figure of $10,000 at Sotheby's online auction of personal items of Marilyn Monroe.
Excelebration's sire Exceed And Excel has two foals on offer at Goffs this year: a filly out of a winning Grand Lodge half-sister to the dam of Italian Derby runner-up Permesso (lot 603) and a daughter of Prix Cleopatre third Behreyma from the brilliant family of Behera and Behkabad (831).
The daughter of Peintre Celebre cost 180,000 guineas, but comes from a very good family and is a half-sister to several winners, including German Group Two winner Sinyar.
The boy's 24-year-old half-sister, Leah Goyanes, said she couldn't understand why anyone would even treat her brother brutally, let alone kill him.