noun, plural ef·fen·dis.
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Origin of effendi
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Example sentences from the Web for effendi
Nursyirwan Effendi is not wealthy—not in terms of money, that is.
His lordship insisted that the reis effendi should be dismissed from his office.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III.|E. Farr and E. H. Nolan
The Rabbi Effendi had approached the river from a different direction, and that some years before.The Cradle of Mankind|W.A. Wigram
His Majesty is deeply grieved to hear of the Khanum Effendi's illness.
An Effendi took the watch yesterday to show it to Vartan, the jeweler.
I will not tell you his name, nor the name of the Effendi to whose harem he belongs.