salem etymology

Latin word salem comes from English mine, Proto-Indo-European *sáls

Detailed word origin of salem

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
mine English (eng) (computing) A machine used to extract units of a cryptocurrency.. (entomology) The cavity made by a caterpillar while feeding inside a leaf.. (figurative) Any source of wealth or resources.. (military) A device intended to explode when stepped upon or touched, or when approached by a ship, vehicle, or person.. (military) A passage dug toward or underneath enemy lines, which is then packed [...]
*sáls Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
salt mine English (eng) (by extension) Any laborious work situation, especially in a confined space.. Any mine used for the extraction of salt.
salem Latin (lat)

Words with the same origin as salem

Descendants of mine
consul sal saltem