señor

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /seɪnˈjɔr/, /seɪnˈjoʊr/, /sinˈjɔr/

Noun[edit]

señor ‎(plural señores)

  1. A Spanish term of address equivalent to sir or Mr., used alone or capitalized and prefixed to the name of a man.

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin senior ‎(elder), comparative form of senex ‎(old).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

señor m ‎(plural señores, feminine señora)

  1. mister (title conferred on an adult male)
  2. gentleman
  3. master

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