saluto etymology

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

Detailed word origin of saluto

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*solo- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) whole, integrate, whole
*solh₂- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
salvare Latin (lat)
salut French (fra) (religion) salvation. Bow (inclination of the body). Wave (of the hand) (informal) bye, goodbye. (informal) hi, hello.
saluto Latin (lat) I bid farewell, take leave.. I greet, salute.. I pay respects.. I preserve, keep safe.
salutare Italian (ita) Healthy, wholesome, beneficial (transitive) to give somebody's regards to somebody, remember somebody to somebody. (transitive) to say hello (or good morning, good night, goodbye), greet, see off. (transitive) to welcome, greet, salute, hail.
saluto Italian (ita) (military) salute. Greetings, regards. Hello, good morning, good night, goodbye, farewell. Nod, wave of the hand. Short visit to a person.

Words with the same origin as saluto

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