What is the plural of the word "sir?"


The plural of the word "sir" is "sirs." The word "sir" is a polite way to address a man whom you do not know well.

Moreover, "sir" can be used in a formal address to a man who holds a higher status than the person using the address. "Sirs" is often used to address a letter when the identity of the person receiving the letter is unknown or if the letter is intended for an organization with multiple board members. The first known use of the word was in the 13th century, and it came from the Middle English dialect.

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The plural of sir is sirs. If you are writing a letter Dear Sirs and Madams is the proper
If you were writing a letter, you could say Dear Sirs, Dear Mesdames.... Though if you are going to use a french form, you might as well say Messieurs et Mesdames But if you yourself
Formally, Messrs. [1] But no one will blame you if you find that pretentious and just use "Mr. (x) and Mr. (x)". [1] http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Messrs
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