señor

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See also: senor, senhor, and Señor

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Borrowing from Spanish señor.

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  • IPA(key): /seɪnˈjɔɹ/, /seɪnˈjoʊɹ/, /sinˈjɔɹ/

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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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Spanish[edit]

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From Old Spanish sennor (lord), from Vulgar Latin *senyor (elder, master), from Latin senior, seniōrem (elder), comparative form of senex (old). Doublet of senior, borrowed from Latin.

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señor m (plural señores, feminine señora)

  1. mister, sir, lord (title conferred on an adult male)
  2. gentleman
    Synonyms: caballero
  3. master
    Synonyms: amo

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