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)

Synonyms[edit]