Translation of "sir" - English-Turkish dictionary


noun uk us /sɜːr/
POLITE NAME ( also Sir)

You call a man 'sir' when you are speaking to him politely.

beyefendi, bayım
Excuse me, sir, is this seat taken?

B2 You write 'Sir' at the beginning of a formal letter to a man when you do not know his name.

Sayın...', 'Saygıdeğer...'
Dear Sir, I am writing to...

B1 a title used in the UK before the name of a man who has been officially respected or who has a high social rank

(İng.) Sör; bir asâlet ünvanı
Sir Cliff Richard

(Translation of “sir” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)