sauf

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English[edit]

Preposition[edit]

sauf

  1. Obsolete form of save.

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin salvus.[1] Cognate to Italian salvo.

Adjective[edit]

sauf m ‎(feminine singular sauve, masculine plural saufs, feminine plural sauves)

  1. safe (free from harm)

Related terms[edit]

Preposition[edit]

sauf

  1. except, save
    Tout le monde parle français, sauf moi.
    Everyone speaks French, except me.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Picoche, Jacqueline; Jean-Claude Rolland (2009) Dictionnaire étymologique du français (in French), Paris: Dictionnaires Le Robert

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin salvus(safe, well, unharmed, sound, saved, alive), from Proto-Indo-European *solo-(integrate, whole).

Adjective[edit]

sauf m

  1. (Jersey) safe