The fashionable lady beside me was looking expectantly at Monseigneur C——.
Monseigneur C—— delivered his text in a calm voice, glancing quietly over the congregation.
Your memory is treacherous, my dear Monseigneur; look in another drawer.
When but twenty years of age, Monseigneur was a captain under Charles X.
Monseigneur was ruffled, distinctly so, and Madame was on the verge of tears.
But Angelique started as she thought, where had she ever seen anyone who looked like Monseigneur?
Monseigneur, with his habitual movement of pastoral benediction, aided this pure soul to free itself from the frail body.
It was at this instant that Monseigneur arrived on the Place du Cloitre.
He must have heard the voice of Monseigneur, because we who were close to him heard it.
Taking Angelique's hand, he led her in that way into the great garden of the Monseigneur.
c.1600, from French monseigneur (12c.), title of honor equivalent to "my lord," from mon "my" (from Latin meum) + seigneur "lord," from Latin seniorem, accusative of senior "older" (see senior (adj.)). Plural messeigneurs.