sauver

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French saulver, from Old French sauver, salver, from Gallo-Romance salvar, from Late Latin salvāre, present active infinitive of salvō (I save), from Latin salvus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /so.ve/
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

sauver

  1. to save, rescue; to protect
  2. (computing) to save
  3. (takes a reflexive pronoun) to escape, run away
  4. (Louisiana, Cajun French) to economize

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Hunsrik[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old High German sūbar, from Latin sobrius.

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sauver (comparative sauvrer, superlative sauvrest)

  1. clean
    Sin dein Henn sauver?
    Are your hands clean?

Declension[edit]

Declension of sauver
masculine feminine neuter plural
Weak inflection nominative sauver sauver sauver sauvre
accusative sauvre sauver sauver sauvre
dative sauvre sauvre sauvre sauvre
Strong inflection nominative sauvrer sauvre sauvres sauvre
accusative sauvre sauvre sauvres sauvre
dative sauvrem sauvrer sauvrem sauvre

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French sauver, salver, from Gallo-Romance salvar, from Late Latin salvō, salvāre (save), from Latin salvus.

Verb[edit]

sauver

  1. (Jersey) to save

Old French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin salvō, salvāre (to save), from Latin salvus.

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sauver

  1. to save (remove from danger)

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This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. The forms that would normally end in *-v, *-vs, *-vt are modified to f, s, t. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

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