What does the word dame mean?

Usage examples for dame

  1. What do you mean, my good dame? – Won from the Waves by W.H.G. Kingston
  2. " She's a grande dame," I said. – Lady-Betty-Across-the-Water by Lowell, Orson
  3. " Ay, dame; he is a stout lad, and a hearty one. – At Agincourt by G. A. Henty