salio

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *sl̥i-. Cognates include Ancient Greek ἅλλομαι (hállomai) and perhaps Sanskrit असरम् (ásaram) [script needed].

Verb[edit]

present active saliō, present infinitive salīre, perfect active saluī, supine saltum

  1. I leap, jump, bound.
  2. I spring forth, flow down.
  3. (of male animals) I mount for copulation.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From sāl (salt).

Verb[edit]

present active saliō, present infinitive salīre, perfect active , supine salītum (defective)

  1. I salt.
  2. I sprinkle before sacrifice.
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References[edit]

  • salio in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879