English

Definition of Shri noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    Shri

     noun
    (also Sri) noun
    BrE BrE//ʃriː//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ʃriː//
     
    ; BrE BrE//sriː//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//sriː//
     
    (Indian English)
     
    jump to other results
  1. 1a title used before the names of gods or holy books, showing respect
  2. 2a title of respect for a man
  3. Word Originfrom Sanskrit Śrī ‘beauty, fortune’, used as an honorific title.