lady; madam: a title used in colonial India by a servant, etc. in speaking to or of a European woman
Origin of memsahibAnglo-Indian ; from mem (; from ma'am) + Hindi ???ib, sahib
- Used as a form of address for a European woman in South Asia.
- A European woman in colonial India.
- A female mountaineer employing Sherpas or porters in the Himalayas.
Origin of memsahibma'am + sahib.
From ma'am + sahib