sauter

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

sauter (plural sauters)

  1. Obsolete form of psalter.

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from French sauter.

Verb[edit]

sauter (third-person singular simple present sauters, present participle sautering, simple past and past participle sautered)

  1. Dated form of sauté.

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

sauter (uncountable)

  1. Misspelling of solder. (due to American pronunciation)

Verb[edit]

sauter (third-person singular simple present sauters, present participle sautering, simple past and past participle sautered)

  1. Misspelling of solder. (due to American pronunciation)

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French, from Latin saltāre, present active infinitive of saltō. Cognate with Spanish saltar.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /so.te/
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

sauter

  1. (intransitive) to jump, leap
    Je saute sur mon lit.I'm jumping on my bed.
  2. (transitive) to sauté
  3. (transitive, slang) to bang, hump, have sex with
    Je l’ai sauté(e) sur mon lit.I banged him/her on my bed.
  4. (transitive) to skip (pass from one step directly to a later step without going through the intervening ones)
    Leur fille est brillante, elle a sauté deux années.
    Their daughter is brilliant, she has skipped two years
  5. (intransitive) to explode

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  • Turkish: sote (via past participle)

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Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old French sautier, saltier, from Late Latin psaltērium, from Ancient Greek ψαλτήριον (psaltḗrion), replacing Old English psalter. Doublet of sauterie.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sau̯ˈteːr/, /ˈsau̯tər/

Noun[edit]

sauter (plural sauters)

  1. The Biblical book of Psalms; the section of the Bible containing psalms.
  2. A psalm (hymn in the Book of Psalms)
  3. A psalter; a book containing psalms and related material.
  4. A psaltery (lute-like string instrument)

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French, from Latin saltō, saltāre.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Verb[edit]

sauter

  1. (Jersey) to jump

Scots[edit]

Etymology[edit]

saut (salt) +‎ -er

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈsɑːtər], [ˈsɔːtər]
  • (Northern Scots, Insular Scots) IPA(key): [ˈsaːtər]

Noun[edit]

sauter (plural sauters)

  1. salter (maker of salt)
  2. one who can do severe things