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Siblings

According to my dictionary the French for siblings is "frères et soeurs".In the piece I am writing the siblings are two girls. How would I express this?
Jazzer
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Re: Siblings

Frangines?
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Re: Siblings

 idun wrote:
Frangines?

Bear in mind that frangines is colloquial.
If your text is more formal, why not use sœur(s)?


Clair
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Re: Siblings

Thank you both for your help.
Jazzer
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