senyor

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan senhor, segnor, from Latin senior, seniōrem, comparative of senex (old).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

senyor m (plural senyors, feminine senyora)

  1. mister; sir

Related terms[edit]


Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish señor, from Old Spanish sennor, from Latin senior, seniōrem (elder), comparative form of senex (old).

Noun[edit]

senyor

  1. (archaic) The master of a household.
  2. (archaic) An address to one's male employer.
  3. (sarcastic) An address to a lazy boy or man, especially one's son. (see usage notes)

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used to catch the boy or man's attention.