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See also: master, máster, and Mäster



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Master (plural Masters)

  1. Prefix to a boy's name or surname.
    • 1995, Barbara Hambly, Children of the Jedi, page 81
      "I'm terribly sorry, Master Luke," apologized the droid.
  2. A religious teacher, often as an honorific title.
  3. The title of the head of certain colleges and schools.
  4. A master's degree.
  5. A person holding a master's degree, as a title.
  6. The title of the eldest son of a Scots lord [e.g. the eldest son of Lord Forbes is known as the Master of Forbes]
  7. The owner of a slave, in some literature.

Proper nounEdit


  1. (Wicca) One of the triune gods of the Horned God in Wicca alongside the Father and Sage and representing a boy or a young man
    • 2002, A. J. Drew, Wicca for Couples: Making Magick Together, page 89
      ...and our Lord as Master, Father, and Sage.
    • 2003, A. J. Drew, Patricia Telesco, God/Goddess: Exploring and Celebrating the Two Sides of Wiccan Deity, page 38
      In respect to our Lord (God), these are the less known Master, Father, and Sage.
    • 2009, Debbe Tompkins, Witch School: Living the Wiccan Life, page 18
      Master of the Seasons of the Year, I call upon you and ask you to be here with me in this, my ritual.

Derived termsEdit

Master of the Rolls Master of the Household Master of the Horse Master of the bench Master of foxhounds Chancery Master





From English master.



Master m (genitive Masters, plural Master)

  1. master's degree
  2. master graduate


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Proper nounEdit

Māster m

  1. God, the Lord, the Creator