signor

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noun si·gnor \sēn-ˈyȯr\

Definition of signor

plural

signors

or

signori

play \sēn-ˈyȯr-(ˌ)ē\ also

signiors

  1. :  an Italian man usually of rank or gentility —used as a title equivalent to Mr.

Variants of signor

or less commonly

signior

Origin and Etymology of signor

Italian signore, signor, from Medieval Latin senior superior, lord — more at senor


First Known Use: 1539

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