savon

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Esperanto[edit]

Noun[edit]

savon

  1. accusative singular of savo

Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

savon

  1. Genitive singular form of savo.

Anagrams[edit]


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French savon, from Old French savon (soap), from Latin sāpōnem, accusative singular of sāpō (soap), from Proto-Germanic *saipǭ (soap), from Proto-Indo-European *seyb- (to pour out, drip, strain, trickle). Cognate with Old English sāpe (soap). More at soap.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sa.vɔ̃/
  • Rhymes: -ɔ̃
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

savon m (plural savons)

  1. soap

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Hebrew: סבון(sabón)
  • Malagasy: savony
  • Koyraboro Senni: saafun
  • Vietnamese: xà phòng
  • Wolof: saabu
  • Zarma: saafun

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Friulian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sāpōnem, accusative singular of sāpō (soap), from Proto-Germanic *saipǭ (soap).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

savon m

  1. soap

Lombard[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Akin to French savon, older *sapon, of West Germanic origin. More at soap.

Noun[edit]

savon

  1. soap

Lule Sami[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Samic *sëvōn.

Noun[edit]

savon

  1. stream pool

Inflection[edit]

Odd, vv-v gradation
Nominative savon
Genitive savvuna
Singular Plural
Nominative savon savvuna
Accusative savvunav savvunijt
Genitive savvuna savvunij
Illative savvunij savvunijda
Inessive savvunin savvunijn
Elative savvunis savvunijs
Comitative savvunijn savvunij
Abessive savvunadagá
savvunadagi
savvunijdagá
savvunijdagi
Essive savon
savvunin
Possessive forms
Singular Dual Plural
1st person savvunim
savvunam
savvunimme savvunimme
2nd person savvunit
savvunat
savvunihtte savvunihtte
3rd person savvunis savvuniska savvunisá

Further reading[edit]

  • Koponen, Eino; Ruppel, Klaas; Aapala, Kirsti, editors (2002-2008) Álgu database: Etymological database of the Saami languages[1], Helsinki: Research Institute for the Languages of Finland

Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French savon (soap), from Latin sāpōnem, accusative singular of sāpō (soap), from Proto-Germanic *saipǭ (soap), from Proto-Indo-European *seyb- (to pour out, drip, strain, trickle).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

savon m (plural savons)

  1. (Jersey) soap

Piedmontese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

savon m

  1. soap

Derived terms[edit]