senhora
noun Etymology: Portuguese, feminine of senhor Date: 1802 a married Portuguese or Brazilian woman — used as a title equivalent to Mrs.

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  • Senhora — Se*nho ra, n. [Pg. Cf. {Se[ n]ora}.] A Portuguese title of courtesy given to a lady; Mrs.; Madam; also, a lady. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • senhora — |ô| s. f. 1. Dona de casa (em relação aos criados). 2. Título dado às mulheres, no trato usual. 3. Título de cortesia. 4. Esposa; dona; possuidora. 5. A Virgem Maria …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • senhora — [si nyō̂r′ə] n. pl. senhoras [sinyō̂r′əsh, si nyō̂r′əs] or Senhoras [Port, fem. of SENHOR] 1. [S ] Mrs.; Madam: Portuguese or Brazilian title of respect: abbrev. Sra 2. a married woman …   English World dictionary

  • Senhora — Se|nho|ra auch: Sen|ho|ra 〈[sɛnjɔ: ] f. 10〉 Herrin, Dame, Frau (portugies. Anrede) [port., Fem. zu Senhor] * * * Se|n|ho|ra [… jo:ra], die; , s [port. senhora]: w. Form zu ↑ Senhor. * * * Sen|ho|ra, die; , s [port. senhora]: w. Form zu ↑ …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Senhora — Sen|ho|ra [... jo:ra] die; , s <aus port. senhora, weibliche Form zu ↑Senhor> port. Bez. für Dame, Frau …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • senhora — /sin yawr euh, yohr euh/; Port. /si nyaw rddeuh/, n., pl. senhoras /sin yawr euhz, yohr euhz/; Port. /si nyaw rddeuhsh/. a Portuguese term of address equivalent to Mrs., used alone or capitalized and prefixed to the name of a married or older… …   Universalium

  • Senhora — Se|nho|ra auch: Sen|ho|ra 〈 [sɛnjɔ:ra] f.; Gen.: , Pl.: s〉 Herrin, Dame, Frau (portugies. Anrede) …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • senhora — [sɛn jɔ:rə] noun (in Portuguese speaking countries) a form of address for a woman, corresponding to Mrs or madam …   English new terms dictionary

  • senhora — se·nho·ra …   English syllables

  • senhora — se•nho•ra [[t]sɪnˈyɔr ə, ˈyoʊr ə[/t]] n. pl. ras fot a Portuguese or Brazilian term of address for a married woman, equivalent to Mrs Abbr.: Sra. • Etymology: 1795–1805; < Pg, fem. of senhor …   From formal English to slang

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