salvare etymology

Latin word salvare comes from Proto-Indo-European *solo-, Proto-Indo-European *solh₂-, and later Latin salvo ((Late Latin) I save (make safe or healthy).)

Detailed word origin of salvare

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*solo- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*solh₂- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
salvo Latin (lat) (Late Latin) I save (make safe or healthy).
salvare Italian (ita) (transitive) to save, guard, safeguard, protect, defend. (transitive) to save, rescue, retrieve, deliver.

Words with the same origin as salvare

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