Herr

noun
\(ˌ)her \
plural Herren\ ˌher-​ən , (ˌ)hern \

Definition of Herr 

used among German-speaking people as a title equivalent to Mr.

First Known Use of Herr

1653, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Herr

German

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