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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A former Turkish term of respect.

Usage examples (36)
  • I HAD the advantage of lodging three weeks at Belgrade, with a principal effendi, that is to say a scholar.
  • The effendi asked what the oracle had said, and when
  • He acquired property, and became effendi, or gentleman.
  • "Curios, effendi," a voice said, by way of explanation. for more
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