- 1 English
- 2 Dalmatian
- 3 French
- 4 Icelandic
- (Britain, dialect) soil; dirt
- (Britain, dialect) dirty water
- (Britain, dialect) urine from a cowhouse
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
From Latin soror, with the variant form seraur deriving from the Latin accusative form sorōrem. Compare Romanian soră, suroră, sor, Italian suora, Old Italian suoro, French soeur, Old Spanish seror, Spanish sor, Friulian sûr, Romansch sora, sour.
- hareng saur - kipper
- “saur” in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).
saur m (genitive singular saurs, no plural)