sri

[ sree, shree ]
/ sri, ʃri /

noun

a Hindu title of address prefixed to the name of a deity, holy person, etc.
a respectful title of address prefixed to a man's name in India; Mr.

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British Dictionary definitions for sris

Sri
/ (ʃriː) /

noun Hinduism

the consort of Vishnu
a title of honour used when addressing a distinguished Hindu
a polite form of address equating to Mr.

Word Origin for Sri

literally: majesty, holiness
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