sirrah

noun
sir·​rah | \ ˈsir-ə How to pronounce sirrah (audio) \
variants: or less commonly sirra

Definition of sirrah

obsolete
used as a form of address implying inferiority in the person addressed

First Known Use of sirrah

1526, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for sirrah

alteration of sir

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“Sirrah.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sirrah. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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