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Can you use sir for a woman?
Last Updated: 7th April, 2020
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Also asked, what is the equivalent of Sir for females?
It is the female equivalent for knighthood, whichis traditionally granted to males. Dame is also style used bybaronetess in their own right.
Likewise, how do you address a female officer in a letter? Known Marital Status If you know your female recipient is single, anacceptable title is "Ms." or "Miss" before her last name. Formarried women, "Mrs." and "Ms." are appropriate terms ofaddress. Some married ladies use a different last name thantheir husband.
One may also ask, what do you call a female soldier?
Just soldiers, just as female USMC arecalled Marines, female Air Force are calledairmen, and female Navy are calledsailors.
Do you call a general sir?
General officer staff, as officers, are addressedper AR 600–25 as “Sir” or“Ma'am”. Each salutation shall be prefaced with theproper greeting of the day, eg, “Good Morning Ma'am” aswell as with a salute. I have never heard of a junior enlistedmember referring to a general officer by his or herrank.