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English definition of “sirrah”


noun     /ˈsɪr.ə/ old use
a form of address that shows no respect , used to a man: Come here, sirrah!Kinds of menMen and women
(Definition of sirrah noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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