The word “healthcare professional” in different languages grouped according to its etymological concepts related to it: sister, disease, caring or nourishing.

There are still some languages missing or their etymologies unknown. If you know them, you can comment bellow.

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  1. Colm Donoghue

    Altra is the Irish language word for nurse
    Ban is the Irish language prefix for female
    So banaltra is a woman nurse

    1. Thanks! Go Raibh Maith Agat!
      What about Banaltra fir? Is it used? Altra has some other meaning?

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