Pronunciation: (dom; for 2 also Port. dôn),[key] —n. 1. (sometimes cap.) a title of a monk in the Benedictine, Carthusian, Cistercian, and certain other monastic orders.
2. (usually cap.) a Portuguese title affixed to a man's given name; Sir: formerly a title of certain dignitaries.
Pronunciation: (dom),[key] —n. a male given name, form of Dominic.
a suffix forming nouns which refer to domain (kingdom), collection of persons (officialdom), rank or station (earldom), or general condition (freedom).