Style (form of address)

legal, official, or recognized title

A style is referring to how you address[a] a person in a formal manner. It varies on the status of a person. For example a married woman would be addressed as Mrs (About this soundAudio (US ).[1] A prince would be addressed as His Royal Highness.[2] A male (regardless of being married) would be addressed as Mr.[1]

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  1. Address meaning how someone would speak to or refer to another person.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Maria Sifianou, Politeness Phenomena in England and Greece: A Cross-Cultural Perspective (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999), p. 65
  2. Ambassador Mary Mel French, United States Protocol: The Guide to Official Diplomatic Etiquette (Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., 2010), p. 117