salute etymology

Italian word salute comes from Proto-Indo-European *solo-, Proto-Indo-European *solh₂-

Detailed word origin of salute

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*solo- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) whole, integrate, whole
*solh₂- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
salus Latin (lat) Greeting, salutation. Health, well-being, welfare. Safety; security. Salvation, deliverance.
salut French (fra) (religion) salvation. Bow (inclination of the body). Wave (of the hand) (informal) bye, goodbye. (informal) hi, hello.
salvare Italian (ita) (transitive) to save, guard, safeguard, protect, defend. (transitive) to save, rescue, retrieve, deliver.
salute Italian (ita) Health, wellbeing Bless you!. Cheers!.

Words with the same origin as salute

Descendants of *solo-
salutare saluto salvare salvataggio salvatore salvo
Descendants of *solh₂-
saldare saldo salvezza sodo soglia soldato soldo solido solo suolo