Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary1. (n.) A man of social authority and dignity; a lord; a master; a gentleman; -- in this sense usually spelled sire.
2. (n.) A title prefixed to the Christian name of a knight or a baronet.
3. (n.) An English rendering of the Latin Dominus, the academic title of a bachelor of arts; -- formerly colloquially, and sometimes contemptuously, applied to the clergy.
4. (n.) A respectful title, used in addressing a man, without being prefixed to his name; -- used especially in speaking to elders or superiors; sometimes, also, used in the way of emphatic formality.
International Standard Bible EncyclopediaSIR
sur: In the Old Testament this word in Genesis 43:20 the King James Version ('adhon) is changed in the Revised Version (British and American) into "my lord." In the New Testament the word sometimes represents aner, as in Acts 7:26; Acts 14:15; Acts 19:25, etc.; more frequently kurios, "lord," as in Matthew 13:27; Matthew 21:30; Matthew 27:36 John 4:11, 15, 19, 49 (the Revised Version margin "lord"); John 20:15. In Revelation 7:14, the Revised Version (British and American) renders "my lord."
Greek2962. kurios -- lord, master
... lord, master. Part of Speech: Noun, Masculine Transliteration: kurios Phonetic Spelling:
(koo'-ree-os) Short Definition: lord, Lord, master, sir Definition: lord ...
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435. aner -- a man
4461. rhabbi -- my master, my teacher
Strong's Hebrew5518b. sir -- a thorn, hook
... 5518a, 5518b. sir. 5519 . a thorn, hook. Transliteration: sir Short Definition:
thorns. ... 5518a, 5518b. sir. 5519 . Strong's Numbers.
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5518a. sir -- a pot
8303. Siryon -- a Sidonian name for Mount Hermon
5630. siryon -- armor
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Most Distinguished and Venerated Sir:
The Life of Sir Rob^T. Hamilton of Preston.
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Dedication: to Sir Roundell Palmer, QC , MP
The Life of Sir Archibald Johnston, Lord Warriston.
ThesaurusSir (90 Occurrences)
... emphatic formality. Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia. SIR. sur: In ... my lord.".
Multi-Version Concordance Sir (90 Occurrences). Matthew 8 ...
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Kindly (57 Occurrences)
Deal (170 Occurrences)
Pity (165 Occurrences)
Permit (36 Occurrences)
Bowing (35 Occurrences)
Scorn (65 Occurrences)
Whence (84 Occurrences)
Master (346 Occurrences)
Mayest (240 Occurrences)
Bible ConcordanceSir (90 Occurrences)
Matthew 8:2 And a leper came to Him, and throwing himself at His feet, said, "Sir, if only you are willing you are able to cleanse me."
Matthew 8:6 "Sir," he said, "my servant at home is lying ill with paralysis, and is suffering great pain."
Matthew 8:8 "Sir," replied the Captain, "I am not a fit person to receive you under my roof: merely say the word, and my servant will be cured.
Matthew 8:21 Another of the disciples said to Him, "Sir, allow me first to go and bury my father."
Matthew 8:25 and his disciples having come to him, awoke him, saying, 'Sir, save us; we are perishing.'
Matthew 9:28 And when He had gone indoors, they came to Him. "Do you believe that I can do this?" He asked them. "Yes, Sir," they replied.
Matthew 13:27 The servants of the householder came and said to him,'Sir, didn't you sow good seed in your field? Where did this darnel come from?'
Matthew 13:51 Jesus saith to them, 'Did ye understand all these?' They say to him, 'Yes, sir.'
Matthew 14:28 And Peter answering him said, 'Sir, if it is thou, bid me come to thee upon the waters;'
Matthew 14:30 but seeing the wind vehement, he was afraid, and having begun to sink, he cried out, saying, 'Sir, save me.'
Matthew 15:22 Here a Canaanitish woman of the district came out and persistently cried out, "Sir, Son of David, pity me; my daughter is cruelly harassed by a demon."
Matthew 15:25 Then she came and threw herself at His feet and entreated Him. "O Sir, help me," she said.
Matthew 15:27 "Be it so, Sir," she said, "for even the dogs eat the scraps which fall from their masters' tables."
Matthew 16:22 And having taken him aside, Peter began to rebuke him, saying, 'Be kind to thyself, sir; this shall not be to thee;'
Matthew 17:4 And Peter answering said to Jesus, 'Sir, it is good to us to be here; if thou wilt, we may make here three booths -- for thee one, and for Moses one, and one for Elijah.'
Matthew 17:15 "Sir," he said, "have pity on my son, for he is an epileptic and is very ill. Often he falls into the fire and often into the water.
Matthew 18:21 Then Peter having come near to him, said, 'Sir, how often shall my brother sin against me, and I forgive him -- till seven times?'
Matthew 18:26 The servant then, having fallen down, was bowing to him, saying, Sir, have patience with me, and I will pay thee all;
Matthew 20:30 two blind men sitting by the roadside heard that it was Jesus who was passing by, and cried aloud, "Sir, Son of David, pity us."
Matthew 20:31 The people angrily tried to silence them, but they cried all the louder. "O Sir, Son of David, pity us," they said.
Matthew 20:33 "Sir, let our eyes be opened," they replied.
Matthew 21:30 He came to the second, and said the same thing. He answered,'I go, sir,' but he didn't go.
Matthew 25:11 "Afterwards the other bridesmaids came and cried, "'Sir, Sir, open the door to us.'
Matthew 25:20 The one who had received the five talents came and brought five more, and said, "'Sir, it was five talents that you entrusted to me: see, I have gained five more.'
Matthew 25:22 "The second, who had received the two talents, came and said, "'Sir, it was two talents you entrusted to me: see, I have gained two more.'
Matthew 25:24 "But, next, the man who had the one talent in his keeping came and said, "'Sir, I knew you to be a severe man, reaping where you had not sown and garnering what you had not winnowed.
Matthew 26:22 And being grieved exceedingly, they began to say to him, each of them, 'Is it I, Sir?'
Matthew 27:63 saying, "Sir, we remember what that deceiver said while he was still alive:'After three days I will rise again.'
Mark 7:28 "True, Sir," she replied, "and yet the dogs under the table eat the children's scraps."
Mark 9:24 and immediately the father of the child, having cried out, with tears said, 'I believe, sir; be helping mine unbelief.'
Luke 5:12 On another occasion, when He was in one of the towns, there was a man there covered with leprosy, who, seeing Jesus, threw himself at His feet and implored Him, saying, "Sir, if only you are willing, you are able to make me clean."
Luke 7:6 Then Jesus went with them. But when He was not far from the house, the Captain sent friends to Him with the message: "Sir, do not trouble to come. I am not worthy of having you come under my roof;
Luke 9:54 And his disciples James and John having seen, said, 'Sir, wilt thou 'that' we may command fire to come down from the heaven, and to consume them, as also Elijah did?'
Luke 9:57 And it came to pass, as they are going on in the way, a certain one said unto him, 'I will follow thee wherever thou mayest go, sir;'
Luke 9:59 And he said unto another, 'Be following me;' and he said, 'Sir, permit me, having gone away, first to bury my father;'
Luke 9:61 And another also said, 'I will follow thee, sir, but first permit me to take leave of those in my house;'
Luke 10:17 And the seventy turned back with joy, saying, 'Sir, and the demons are being subjected to us in thy name;'
Luke 10:40 and Martha was distracted about much serving, and having stood by him, she said, 'Sir, dost thou not care that my sister left me alone to serve? say then to her, that she may partake along with me.'
Luke 11:1 And it came to pass, in his being in a certain place praying, as he ceased, a certain one of his disciples said unto him, 'Sir, teach us to pray, as also John taught his disciples.'
Luke 12:41 And Peter said to him, 'Sir, unto us this simile dost thou speak, or also unto all?'
Luke 13:8 "But the gardener pleaded, "'Leave it, Sir, this year also, till I have dug round it and manured it.
Luke 13:23 when some one asked Him, "Sir, are there but few who are to be saved?"
Luke 13:25 As soon as the Master of the house shall have risen and shut the door, and you have begun to stand outside and knock at the door and say, "'Sir, open the door for us' --"'I do not know you,' He answers; 'you are no friends of mine.'
Luke 14:22 "Soon the servant reported the result, saying, "'Sir, what you ordered is done, and there is room still.'
Luke 17:37 And they answering say to him, 'Where, sir?' and he said to them, 'Where the body 'is', there will the eagles be gathered together.'
Luke 18:41 "What shall I do for you?" "Sir," he replied, "let me recover my sight."
Luke 19:8 And Zaccheus having stood, said unto the Lord, 'Lo, the half of my goods, sir, I give to the poor, and if of any one anything I did take by false accusation, I give back fourfold.'
Luke 19:16 "So the first came and said, "'Sir, your pound has produced ten pounds more.'
Luke 19:18 "The second came, and said, "'Your pound, Sir, has produced five pounds.'
Luke 19:20 "The next came. "'Sir,' he said, 'here is your pound, which I have kept wrapt up in a cloth.
Luke 19:25 (and they said to him, Sir, he hath ten pounds) --
Luke 22:33 And he said to him, 'Sir, with thee I am ready both to prison and to death to go;'
Luke 22:38 And they said, 'Sir, lo, here 'are' two swords;' and he said to them, 'It is sufficient.'
Luke 22:49 And those about him, having seen what was about to be, said to him, 'Sir, shall we smite with a sword?'
John 4:11 The woman said to him, "Sir, you have nothing to draw with, and the well is deep. From where then have you that living water?
John 4:15 The woman said to him, "Sir, give me this water, so that I don't get thirsty, neither come all the way here to draw."
John 4:19 The woman said to him, "Sir, I perceive that you are a prophet.
John 4:49 The nobleman said to him, "Sir, come down before my child dies."
John 5:7 The sick man answered him, "Sir, I have no one to put me into the pool when the water is stirred up, but while I'm coming, another steps down before me."
John 6:34 "Sir," they said, "always give us that bread."
John 6:68 Simon Peter, therefore, answered him, 'Sir, unto whom shall we go? thou hast sayings of life age-during;
John 8:11 "No one, Sir," she replied. "And *I* do not condemn you either," said Jesus; "go, and from this time do not sin any more."]
John 9:36 "Who is He, Sir?" replied the man. "Tell me, so that I may believe in Him."
John 9:38 "I believe, Sir," he said. And he threw himself at His feet.
John 11:3 therefore sent the sisters unto him, saying, 'Sir, lo, he whom thou dost love is ailing;'
John 11:12 therefore said his disciples, 'Sir, if he hath fallen asleep, he will be saved;'
John 11:21 Martha, therefore, said unto Jesus, 'Sir, if thou hadst been here, my brother had not died;
John 11:27 believest thou this?' she saith to him, 'Yes, sir, I have believed that thou art the Christ, the Son of God, who is coming to the world.'
John 11:32 Mary, therefore, when she came where Jesus was, having seen him, fell at his feet, saying to him, 'Sir, if thou hadst been here, my brother had not died;'
John 11:34 Where have ye laid him?' they say to him, 'Sir, come and see;'
John 11:39 Jesus saith, 'Take ye away the stone;' the sister of him who hath died -- Martha -- saith to him, 'Sir, already he stinketh, for he is four days dead;'
John 12:21 These, therefore, came to Philip, who was from Bethsaida of Galilee, and asked him, saying, "Sir, we want to see Jesus."
John 13:6 He cometh, therefore, unto Simon Peter, and that one saith to him, 'Sir, thou -- dost thou wash my feet?'
John 13:9 Simon Peter saith to him, 'Sir, not my feet only, but also the hands and the head.'
John 13:25 and that one having leant back on the breast of Jesus, respondeth to him, 'Sir, who is it?'
John 13:36 Simon Peter saith to him, 'Sir, whither dost thou go away?' Jesus answered him, 'Whither I go away, thou art not able now to follow me, but afterward thou shalt follow me.'
John 13:37 Peter saith to him, 'Sir, wherefore am I not able to follow thee now? my life for thee I will lay down;'
John 14:5 Thomas saith to him, 'Sir, we have not known whither thou goest away, and how are we able to know the way?'
John 14:8 Philip saith to him, 'Sir, shew to us the Father, and it is enough for us;'
John 14:22 Judas saith to him, (not the Iscariot), 'Sir, what hath come to pass, that to us thou are about to manifest thyself, and not to the world?'
John 20:15 Jesus said to her, "Woman, why are you weeping? Who are you looking for?" She, supposing him to be the gardener, said to him, "Sir, if you have carried him away, tell me where you have laid him, and I will take him away."
John 21:20 And Peter having turned about doth see the disciple whom Jesus was loving following, (who also reclined in the supper on his breast, and said, 'Sir, who is he who is delivering thee up?')
Acts 10:4 Looking steadily at him, and being much alarmed, he said, "What do you want, Sir?" "Your prayers and charities," he replied, "have gone up and have been recorded before God.
Acts 24:10 Then, at a sign from the Governor, Paul answered, "Knowing, Sir, that for many years you have administered justice to this nation, I cheerfully make my defence.
Acts 26:7 the promise which our twelve tribes, worshipping day and night with intense devotedness, hope to have made good to them. It is on the subject of this hope, Sir, that I am accused by the Jews.
Acts 26:13 and on the journey, at noon, Sir, I saw a light from Heaven--brighter than the brightness of the sun--shining around me and around those who were travelling with me.
1 Peter 3:6 as Sarah was obedient to Abraham, calling him 'sir,' of whom ye did become daughters, doing good, and not fearing any terror.
Revelation 7:14 And I said unto him, Sir, thou knowest. And he said to me, These are they which came out of great tribulation, and have washed their robes, and made them white in the blood of the Lamb.
Genesis 43:20 And said, O sir, we came indeed down at the first time to buy food:
Judges 6:13 And Gideon said to him, "Pray, sir, if the LORD is with us, why then has all this befallen us? And where are all his wonderful deeds which our fathers recounted to us, saying, 'Did not the LORD bring us up from Egypt?' But now the LORD has cast us off, and given us into the hand of Mid'ian."
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