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milord

[mi-lawrd] /mɪˈlɔrd/
noun
1.
an English nobleman or gentleman (usually used as a term of address).
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600; < French < E phrase my lord
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  • milord was soon forcefully put right, and duly corrected himself.
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milord

/mɪˈlɔːd/
noun
1.
(formerly) a continental title used for an English gentleman
Word Origin
C19: via French from English my lord
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