used as a French courtesy title; equivalent to English `Mr'
the common title of civility in France in speaking to, or of, a man; Mr. or Sir
the oldest brother of the king of France
Origin: [F., fr. mon my + Sieur, abbrev. of seigneur lord. See Monseigneur.]
Monsieur is an honorific title that used to refer to or address the eldest living brother of the king in the French royal court. It is also a customary French title of respect and term of address for a French-speaking man, corresponding to such English titles as Mr. or sir.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
mŏ-sye′, n. sir: a title of courtesy in France=Mr in English (written M. or Mons.): the eldest brother of the king of France: a Frenchman generally—usually mounseer: a French gentleman:—pl. Messieurs (me-sye′).—Monsieur de Paris, the public executioner. [Fr.,—L. meus, my, senior.]
The numerical value of Monsieur in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of Monsieur in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
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