sault

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Aphetic form of assault.

Noun[edit]

sault (plural saults)

  1. (obsolete) Assault. [13th-17th c.]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle French sault, saut, from Latin saltus.

Pronunciation 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

sault (plural saults)

  1. (obsolete) A leap or jump, especially one made by a horse. [14th-18th c.]
  2. (North America) A waterfall; a rapid. [from 17th c.]

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French[edit]

Noun[edit]

sault m (plural saults)

  1. Archaic form of saut.

Middle French[edit]

Noun[edit]

sault m (plural saulz)

  1. jump

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