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sir
British English: /səː/
American English: /sər/

Translation of sir in German:

noun

British English: /səː/
American English: /sər/
  • 1 (formal address)
    der Herr
    (to teacher)
    Herr Meier/Schmidt usw.
    Herr Lehrer/Studienrat usw. [archaic]
    no ˈsir!
    keinesfalls!
    von wegen! [informal]
    yes ˈsir! Sir! (Mil)
    Herr Oberst/Leutnant usw.!
  • 2 (in letter)Dear Sir
    Sehr geehrter Herr
    Dear Sirs
    Sehr geehrte [Damen und] Herren
    Dear Sir or Madam
    Sehr geehrte Dame/Sehr geehrter Herr
  • 3SirBritish English: /səː/
    American English: /sər/
    (title of knight etc.)
    Sir
  • 4 (person addressed as ‘Sir’)
    Sir Mask.
  • 5no art. (School) [informal] (teacher)
    der [Herr] Lehrer
    I shall tell sir
    das sag' ich [informal]

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