milord

[mi-lawrd]
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noun

an English nobleman or gentleman (usually used as a term of address).

Origin of milord

1590–1600; < French < E phrase my lord
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milord

noun

(formerly) a continental title used for an English gentleman

Word Origin for milord

C19: via French from English my lord
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