- lord; master (used as a title of address).
Origin of domine
vocative of Latin dominus master, lord
domine, dirige nos
[doh-mi-ne, dee-ri-ge nohs; English dom-uh-nee, dir-uh-jee nohs]
- Master, guide us: motto of the city of London.
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Examples from the Web for domine
Simultaneously from the chancel came a great cry: "Libera nos, Domine!"The Snare
Finding we were not likely to be interrupted by the domine, Tom took the chair.The English Spy
Domine Niewenhuyse being sick, there was no preaching yet to-day.Journal of Jasper Danckaerts, 1679-1680
Filled with amazement, Peter exclaimed, "Domine, quo vadis?"Italian Days and Ways
Anne Hollingsworth Wharton
At length I croaked out, 'Vox faucibus hsit, domine—Vox faucibus hsit.The Cruise of the Midge (Vol. I of 2)