Definition of major-domo noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

major-domo

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˌmeɪdʒə ˈdəʊməʊ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌmeɪdʒər ˈdoʊmoʊ//
 
(pl. major-domos)
 
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a senior servant who manages a large house Word Origin late 16th cent.: via Spanish and Italian from medieval Latin major domus ‘highest official of the household’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: major-domo