salle

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See also: sallé and šalle

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French salle. Doublet of sala.

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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Estonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

salle

  1. partitive plural of sall

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French salle, 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). More at salon.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sal/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

salle f (plural salles)

  1. hall
  2. room (in a house)

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Descendants[edit]

  • Italian: sala

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Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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).

Noun[edit]

salle f (plural salles)

  1. room

Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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).

Noun[edit]

salle f (plural salles)

  1. (Jersey) living room

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Verb[edit]

salle

  1. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of sallar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of sallar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of sallar.
  4. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of sallar.