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Definition of Sire


  1. A lord, master, or other person in authority. See Sir.
  2. A tittle of respect formerly used in speaking to elders and superiors, but now only in addressing a sovereign.
  3. A father; the head of a family; the husband.
  4. A creator; a maker; an author; an originator.
  5. The male parent of a beast; -- applied especially to horses; as, the horse had a good sire.
  6. To beget; to procreate; -- used of beasts, and especially of stallions.

Sire Translations

sire in German is zeugen
sire in Italian is testimoniare