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İngilizce - Türkçe
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An educated or well-respected man in an eastern Mediterranean or Arab country; often used as a title of respect or courtesy in Turkey or a former Ottoman territory
to a state official or man of learning, as one learned in the law, but often simply as the courtesy title of a gentleman
Master; sir; a Turkish title of respect, applied esp
Master; sir; a title of a Turkish state official and man of learning, especially one learned in the law
a former Turkish term of respect; especially for government officials
{i} former Turkish title of respect; man belonging to the aristocracy (in eastern Mediterranean countries)
plural of effendi
reis effendi
A title formerly given to one of the chief Turkish officers of state
reis effendi
He was chancellor of the empire, etc





    () From Turkish efendi, from Greek αφέντη (aphenti), vocative of αφέντης (aphentis), from Ancient Greek αὐθέντης (authentēs, “lord, master”).