salutation

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin salutatio “a greeting, a wishing health to,” from saluto “wish one’s health, greet,” from salus “well-being.” Compare the Latin greeting salve “be well.”

Noun[edit]

salutation (plural salutations)

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  1. A greeting, salute, or address; a hello.
  2. The act of greeting.
  3. The title in your name, such as Mr, Mrs, Ms., Dr. or Rev..

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin salutatio, salutationem.

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Noun[edit]

salutation f (plural salutations)

  1. greeting

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