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Sal

English

Etymology 1

From Old English sealt; see salt. Compare Latin sal.

Noun

sal (uncountable)

  1. (chemistry, obsolete) salt
Usage notes

Was used predominantly to form the names of various chemical compounds.

Derived terms

Etymology 2

From Hindi (s?l), from Sanskrit (la).

Alternative forms

Noun

sal (plural sals)

  1. Shorea robusta, a dipterocarpaceous tree.
    • 1989, Thomas Weber, Hugging the trees: the story of the Chipko movement, page 18:
      As the sals were cut in the lower foothill districts the loggers looked towards the mountains in their search for other hardwood timber.
Translations

Anagrams


Afrikaans

Etymology

From Dutch zal.

Pronunciation

Verb

sal (present sal, past sou)

  1. shall, will

Aragonese

Etymology

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun

sal f

  1. salt

References


Asturian

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Etymology

From Latin s?l, salem.

Noun

sal m (plural sales)

  1. salt

Catalan

Etymology

From Old Occitan sal, from Latin s?l, salem, from Proto-Indo-European *seh?l-.

Pronunciation

Noun

sal f (plural sals)

  1. salt

Related terms


Chairel

Noun

sal

  1. sun

References

  • W. McCulloch, Account of the Valley of Munnipore and of the Hill tribes with a comparative vocabulary of the Munnipore and other languages (1859, Calcutta: Bengal Printing Company)

Chavacano

Etymology

From Spanish sal ("salt").

Noun

sal

  1. salt

Danish

Etymology

From Old Norse salr, from Proto-Germanic *saliz, from Proto-Indo-European *sol-, *sel-.

Noun

sal c (singular definite salen, plural indefinite sale)

  1. hall, room

Declension

Derived terms


Esperanto

Interjection

sal

  1. (text messaging) Abbreviation of saluton ("hello").

Franco-Provençal

Etymology

From Latin s?l, salem.

Pronunciation

  • (file)

Noun

sal f

  1. salt

Galician

Etymology

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese sal, from Latin s?l, salem.

Pronunciation

Noun

sal m

  1. salt

Derived terms

Related terms

References

  • "sal" in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • "sal" in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • "sal" in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • "sal" in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Guinea-Bissau Creole

Etymology

From Portuguese sal. Cognates with Kabuverdianu sal.

Noun

sal

  1. salt

Icelandic

Noun

sal

  1. indefinite accusative singular of salur
  2. indefinite dative singular of salur

Indonesian

Etymology

From Dutch zaal.

Pronunciation

Noun

sal (plural sal-sal, first-person possessive salku, second-person possessive salmu, third-person possessive salnya)

  1. A large room.
    Synonym: bangsal

Further reading


Interlingua

Noun

sal (plural sales)

  1. salt (substance consisting of positive and negative ions)

Related terms


Irish

Noun

sal f (genitive singular saile) or
sal m (genitive singular sail)

  1. Alternative form of sail ("dirt; stain")

Declension

As masculine first-declension noun:

As feminine second-declension noun:

Mutation

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
sal shal
after an, tsal
not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Istriot

Etymology

From Latin s?l, salem.

Noun

sal

  1. salt

Kabuverdianu

Etymology

From Portuguese sal.

Noun

sal

  1. salt

Proper noun

sal

  1. (Sal) Sal
  2. One of the ten islands of Cape Verde

Kurdish

Pronunciation

Noun

sal f

  1. year

Latin

Etymology

From Proto-Indo-European *seh?l-.

Cognates include Sanskrit (sará), Old Armenian (a?), Ancient Greek (háls), Tocharian A s?le, and Old English sealt (English salt).

Pronunciation

Noun

s?l m (genitive salis); third declension

  1. salt
    cum gr?n? salis - with a grain of salt
  2. (figuratively) wit

Declension

Third-declension noun.

Usage notes

  • S?l is occasionally found as a neuter noun in the singular. A neuter by-form sale (genitive salis) is also occasionally found, e.g. in Ennius Ann. 385 and Varro d. Non. 223, 17.

Derived terms

Descendants

  • Aromanian: sari, sare
  • Asturian: sal
  • Catalan: sal
  • Franco-Provençal: sal
  • French: sel
  • Friulian: sâl
  • Galician: sal
  • Guinea-Bissau Creole: sal
  • Istriot: sal
  • Italian: sale
  • Kabuverdianu: sal
  • Lombard: saa
  • Navajo: sáál
  • Occitan: sal, sau
  • Papiamentu: salu
  • Portuguese: sal
  • Romagnol: sêl
  • Romanian: sare
  • Romansch: sal, sel
  • Sardinian: sale
  • Sicilian: sali
  • Spanish: sal
  • Venetian: sal, sa?e
  • Walloon:

Middle Dutch

Verb

sal

  1. first/third-person singular present indicative of sullen

Norwegian Bokmål

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Etymology 1

From Old Norse salr.

Noun

sal m (definite singular salen, indefinite plural saler, definite plural salene)

  1. a large room in which parties and meetings and similar are held; a hall.
Derived terms

Etymology 2

From Old Norse s?ðull.

Alternative forms

Noun

sal m (definite singular salen, indefinite plural saler, definite plural salene)

  1. saddle

References

  • "sal" in The Bokmål Dictionary.

Norwegian Nynorsk

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

From Old Norse salr.

Noun

sal m (definite singular salen, indefinite plural salar, definite plural salane)

  1. a large room in which parties and meetings and similar are held; a hall
Derived terms

Etymology 2

From Old Norse s?ðull.

Noun

sal m (definite singular salen, indefinite plural salar, definite plural salane)

  1. saddle

Etymology 3

From Old Norse sal ("payment").

Noun

sal n (definite singular salet, indefinite plural sal, definite plural sala)

  1. sale
Related terms

References

  • "sal" in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Novial

Verb

sal (past saled, active participle salent)

  1. (auxiliary) shall, will, goes in front of a verb in order to mark it as having the future tense

Old English

Etymology

From Proto-Germanic *sail? ("rope"). Cognate with Old Saxon s?l (Dutch zeel), Old High German seil (German Seil).

Pronunciation

Noun

s?l m

  1. rope, cord, rein

Declension

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants


Old Spanish

Etymology

From Latin salem, accusative of s?l.

Pronunciation

Noun

sal f (plural sales)

  1. salt
    • c. 1250, Alfonso X, Lapidario, f. 61r.
      Et su ?priedat es de aborrecer la sal tanto que bié parece que a entramas grand enemiztat. ca si las ponen en uno. quiebra la piedra ¬ mueles; ¬ la sal pierde la salgadumbre que a en ella.
      And its property is that it loathes salt so much that it would seem that there is a great enmity between them both, for if they are placed together, the stone breaks, and the salt loses all the saltiness within.

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Descendants


Portuguese

Saleiros com sal.

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

From Old Portuguese sal, from Latin s?l, salem ("salt, wit"), from Proto-Indo-European *seh?l- ("salt").

Noun

sal m (plural sais)

  1. salt (sodium chloride, a substance used as a condiment and preservative)
    Synonyms: cloreto de sódio, sal de cozinha
  2. (chemistry) salt (any compound formed from the reaction of an acid with a base)
  3. (usually in the plural) bath salt (any of several inorganic salts sometimes added to bath water)
    Synonym: sal de banho
  4. (figuratively) wit; the quality of being engaging
    Synonym: graça
Derived terms
Related terms

Etymology 2

Noun

sal m (plural sais)

  1. (rare) sal (Shorea robusta, a dipterocarpaceous tree)

Romanian

Etymology 1

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish [Term?] (Turkish ?al, from Persian (l).

Pronunciation

Noun

sal n (plural saluri)

  1. (rare) shawl, scarf
    Synonym: ?al

Etymology 2

Shortened form of salut.

Pronunciation

Interjection

sal!

  1. (informal) hey!
  2. (informal) bye!
Synonyms

Romansch

Alternative forms

Etymology

From Latin s?l, salem., from Proto-Indo-European *séh?ls.

Noun

sal m

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran, Vallader) salt

Spanish

Pronunciation

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia es

Etymology 1

From Old Spanish sal, from Latin s?l, salem (compare Catalan sal, French sel, Italian sale, Portuguese sal, Romanian sare), from Proto-Indo-European *seh?l-, a root shared by English salt.

Noun

sal f (plural sales)

  1. salt; table salt
  2. (chemistry) salt
Synonyms
Derived terms
Related terms

Etymology 2

Verb

sal

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of salir.

Swedish

Etymology

From Old Norse salr, from Proto-Germanic *saliz, from Proto-Indo-European *sol-, *sel-.

Pronunciation

Noun

sal c

  1. a large room (for dining or meetings)

Declension

Declension of sal 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative sal salen salar salarna
Genitive sals salens salars salarnas

Related terms

Anagrams


Tocharian B

Etymology

Compare Tocharian A trak

Adjective

sal

  1. dirty

Turkish

Etymology 1

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun

sal (definite accusative sal?, plural sallar)

  1. raft

Etymology 2

From Ottoman Turkish (sal, sel), from Arabic (salla, "to draw, to unsheathe").

Verb

sal

  1. second-person singular imperative of salmak

References

  • Meninski, Franciszek à Mesgnien (1680), "sal", in Thesaurus linguarum orientalium, Turcicae, Arabicae, Persicae, praecipuas earum opes à Turcis peculiariter usurpatas continens, nimirum Lexicon Turkico-Arabico-Persicum, Vienna, column 2647

Venetian

Alternative forms

Etymology

From Latin s?l, salem.

Noun

Venetian Wikipedia has an article on:
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sal m (plural sa?i)

  1. salt (sodium chloride, non-chemical usage)

sal m (plural sali)

  1. (chemistry) salt

Volapük

Noun

sal (nominative plural sals)

  1. salt

Declension


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