אדוני

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

אֲדֹנֵי־ ‎(ăḏōnê, lords of) +‎ ־י ‎(i, of mine)

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

אֲדוֹנָי \ אֲדֹנָי ‎(ăḏônāym

  1. The Lord, God
  2. plural construct form of אָדוֹן‎ with first-person personal pronoun as possessor

Etymology 2[edit]

אֲדוֹן ‎(ăḏôn, lord) +‎ ־י ‎(i, of mine)

Noun[edit]

אֲדוֹנִי ‎(ăḏônî)

  1. sir, my lord (used when addressing a man)
  2. singular construct form of אָדוֹן‎ with first-person personal pronoun as possessor
Coordinate terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

אֲדוֹנֵי ‎(ăḏônê)

  1. plural construct form of אָדוֹן

Yiddish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew אֲדוֹנָי ‎(adoni, sir, my lord).

Noun[edit]

אדוני ‎(adoynim

  1. (my) lord; mister (title)

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