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sirrah

[sir-uh] /ˈsɪr ə/
noun, Archaic.
1.
a term of address used to inferiors or children to express impatience, contempt, etc.
Origin
1520-1530
1520-30; extended form of sir; source of final vowel is unclear
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sirrah

/ˈsɪrə/
noun
1.
(archaic) a contemptuous term used in addressing a man or boy
Word Origin
C16: probably variant of sire
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Word Origin and History for sirrahs

sirrah

1520s, term of address used to men or boys expressing anger or contempt, archaic extended form of sir (in U.S., siree, attested from 1823).

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