saluto etymology

Latin 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)
*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.
saluto Latin (lat) I bid farewell, take leave.. I greet, salute.. I pay respects.. I preserve, keep safe.

Words with the same origin as saluto

Descendants of *solo-
saltem salutem
Descendants of *solh₂-
sola solum