What does Monsieur mean?

Definitions for Monsieurməˈsyœ; mɛˈsyœ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Monsieur.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Monsieur(noun)

    used as a French courtesy title; equivalent to English `Mr'

Webster Dictionary

  1. Monsieur(noun)

    the common title of civility in France in speaking to, or of, a man; Mr. or Sir

  2. Monsieur(noun)

    the oldest brother of the king of France

  3. Monsieur(noun)

    a Frenchman

  4. Origin: [F., fr. mon my + Sieur, abbrev. of seigneur lord. See Monseigneur.]


  1. Monsieur

    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

  1. Monsieur

    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.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Monsieur in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Monsieur in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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