salle

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French salle

Noun[edit]

salle (plural salles)

  1. A hall or room used for fencing.
    • 2001, Nick Evangelista, Anita Evangelista, The Woman Fencer
      Your local fencing salle is a good place to relax and unwind and let the cares of the day take a backseat for a while. Meeting someone on the fencing strip, blade in hand, can become your only concern for two or three hours a couple of times a week.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French, from Old French sale (a large room, large reception hall), from Frankish *sal (dwelling, house, entrance hall), from Proto-Germanic *salą (dwelling, house, hall), from Proto-Indo-European *sel- (human settlement, village, dwelling). Cognate with Old High German sal (dwelling, house, entrance hall) (whence German Saal), Old English sæl (room, hall, castle). More at salon.

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Noun[edit]

salle f (plural salles)

  1. hall
  2. room (in a house)

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Jèrriais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French sale (a large room, large reception hall), of Germanic origin.

Noun[edit]

salle f (plural salles)

  1. living room

Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French sale (a large room, large reception hall), of Germanic origin.

Noun[edit]

salle f (plural salles)

  1. room