mynheer

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noun myn·heer \mə-ˈner\

Definition of mynheer

  1. :  a male Netherlander —used as a title equivalent to Mr.

Origin and Etymology of mynheer

Dutch mijnheer, from mijn my + heer master, sir


First Known Use: 1605


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