Herr definition

hĕr
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Used as a courtesy title in a German-speaking area, prefixed to the surname or professional title of a man.
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Mr.; Sir: a German title of respect.
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A man; gentleman.
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Origin of herr

  • German from Middle High German hērre from Old High German hērro lord, master alteration of hēriro older, more venerable comparative of hēr proud, holy, splendid, noble

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition