salon

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From French salon (reception room), from Middle French, from Italian salone (large hall), augmented form of Italian sala (hall), from Lombardic sala (room, 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 (room, house, entrance hall), Old English sæl (room, hall, castle), Old Church Slavonic селó (seló, courtyard, village), Lithuanian sala (village).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /səˈlɒn/, /ˈsælɒn/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

A 17th century salon

salon (plural salons)

  1. a large room, especially one used to receive and entertain guests
  2. a gathering of people for a social or intellectual meeting
  3. an art gallery
  4. a beauty salon or similar establishment

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Esperanto[edit]

Noun[edit]

salon

  1. accusative singular of salo

Finnish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

salon

  1. Genitive singular form of salo.

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

salon

  1. Genitive singular form of salko.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French, from Italian salone (large hall), augmented form of Italian sala (hall), from Lombardic sala (room, 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 (room, house, entrance hall), Old English sæl (room, hall, castle), Old Church Slavonic селó (seló, courtyard, village), Lithuanian sala (village).

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Noun[edit]

salon m (plural salons)

  1. living room
  2. salon
  3. show (exhibition of items), exhibition (large-scale public showing of objects or products)

Interlingua[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

salon (plural salones)

  1. sitting room, living room

Jèrriais[edit]

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Noun[edit]

salon m (plural salons)

  1. drawing room

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French salon, from Italian salone.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sǎloːn/
  • Hyphenation: sa‧lon

Noun[edit]

sàlōn m (Cyrillic spelling са̀ло̄н)

  1. living room
  2. parlor (room for lounging)
  3. gallery (institution, building, or room for the exhibition and conservation of works of art)
  4. gallery (establishment that buys, sells, and displays works of art)
  5. shop (hairdresser, tailor, massage etc.)
    frizerski salon — barbershop
    krojački salon — tailor shop

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References[edit]

  • salon” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French salon.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: sa‧lon

Noun[edit]

salon (definite accusative salonu, plural salonlar)

  1. living room
  2. shop, store

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