English word sausage comes from Latin salsus ((figuratively) witty. Salted (preserved in salt). Salty.).
Sausage detailed word origin explanation
|salsus || Latin (lat) ||(figuratively) witty. Salted (preserved in salt). Salty. |
|salsicia || Late Latin (LL) || |
|saussiche || Anglo-Norman (xno) || |
|sausige || Middle English (enm) || |
|sausage || English (eng) ||(military, archaic) A saucisse.. (vulgar, _, slang) Penis.. A food made of ground meat (or meat substitute) and seasoning, packed in a section of the animal's intestine, or in a similarly cylindrical shaped synthetic casing; a length of this food.. A sausage-shaped thing.. A term of endearment. |
Words with the same origin as sausage