[sree, shree]
  1. a Hindu title of address prefixed to the name of a deity, holy person, etc.
  2. a respectful title of address prefixed to a man's name in India; Mr. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

British Dictionary definitions for sris


noun Hinduism
  1. the consort of Vishnu
  2. a title of honour used when addressing a distinguished Hindu
  3. a polite form of address equating to Mr.

Word Origin for Sri

literally: majesty, holiness
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