the lord of the manor

master, ruler, leader, chief, superior, monarch, sovereign, king, emperor, prince, governor, commander, suzerain, liege, liege lord
servant, inferior

let us pray to the Lord

God, the Father, the Almighty, the Creator; Jehovah, Adonai, Yahweh, Elohim, Allah; Jesus Christ, the Messiah, the Savior, the Son of God, the Redeemer, the Lamb of God, the Prince of Peace, the King of Kings; informal the Man Upstairs

a press lord

magnate, tycoon, mogul, captain, baron, king; industrialist, proprietor; informal big shot, (head) honcho; derogatory fat cat

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  • Lord — (engl.: „Herr“, von altenglisch hláford, auch hlaferd oder hláfweard: „Brotherr, Brothüter“ aus altenglisch hláf „Laib“ und weard, „Hüter, Bewahrer, Wart“) ist ein englischer Adelstitel. In der englischen Kirchensprache entspricht die Bezeichnung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lord — Lord, n. [OE. lord, laverd, loverd, AS. hl[=a]ford, for hl[=a]fweard, i. e., bread keeper; hl[=a]f bread, loaf + weardian to look after, to take care of, to ward. See {Loaf}, and {Ward} to guard, and cf. {Laird}, {Lady}.] 1. One who has power and …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lord — Lord, v. t. 1. To invest with the dignity, power, and privileges of a lord. [R.] Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To rule or preside over as a lord. [R.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lord — Lord, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Lorded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Lording}.] To play the lord; to domineer; to rule with arbitrary or despotic sway; sometimes with over; and sometimes with it in the manner of a transitive verb; as, rich students lording it… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lord Ao — (/IPA| eɪ.oʊ/ or ay oh) is the Overgod of the fictitious, magical world of Abeir Toril in the Forgotten Realms setting of Dungeons Dragons . As Overgod, all deities of Toril are subject to him. If it were not for Ao s involvement in the Time of… …   Wikipedia

  • Lord — (l[^o]rd), n. [Cf. Gr. ? bent so as to be convex in front.] A hump backed person; so called sportively. [Eng.] Richardson (Dict.). [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lord — For other uses, see Lord (disambiguation). Lordship redirects here. For other uses, see Lordship (disambiguation). Queen Elizabeth II, Lord of Mann Lord is a title with various meanings. It can denote a prince or a feu …   Wikipedia

  • Lord's — Haupttribüne Gedenktafel an den ersten Lord’s Cricket Ground Lord’s Cricket Ground gilt als die wichtigste und traditionsreichste Adresse für Cricket weltweit. Diese im …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • lord — I. noun Etymology: Middle English loverd, lord, from Old English hlāford, from hlāf loaf + weard keeper more at loaf, ward Date: before 12th century 1. one having power and authority over others: a. a ruler by hereditary right or preeminence to… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • LORD — n. m. Titre d’honneur usité en Angleterre qui signifie Seigneur. Un lord. Lord Buckingham. Lord Marlborough. La chambre des lords. Lord maire. Voyez MAIRE …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • LORD — s. m. Titre d honneur usité en Angleterre. Il signifie Seigneur, et Milord veut dire Monseigneur. Lord Buckingham. Lord Marlborough. La chambre des lords, des pairs d Angleterre. Milord duc. Oui, milord …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

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