señora

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: Señora

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish señora.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /seɪnˈyɔr ə/, /seɪnˈyoʊr ə/, /sinˈyɔr/

Noun[edit]

señora (plural señoras)

  1. A Spanish term of address equivalent to Mrs., used alone or capitalized and prefixed to the name of a married or older woman.

Classical Nahuatl[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish señora "lady".

Noun[edit]

señora (plural señoratin)

  1. A Spanish or European woman.
    • 1570: testimony of don Juan de Guzmán
      yhuan oncan cate Eyntin señoratin
      (and there were three Spanish women there)

References[edit]

  • 1991, Lochkart, James, Nahuas and Spaniards, Stanford: Stanford University Press, ISBN 0-8047-1954-3, page p. 80:
  • 2001, Lockhart, James, Nahuatl as Written: Lessons in Older Written Nahuatl, with Copious Examples and Texts, Stanford: Stanford University Press, ISBN 0-8047-4458-0, page p. 232:

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [sẽ̞ˈɲo̞ɾä]

Noun[edit]

señora f (plural señoras, masculine señor)

  1. lady
  2. wife or spouse

Synonyms[edit]

Related terms[edit]