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BelarusianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *solь.

NounEdit

соль (solʹm inanimate

  1. salt

DeclensionEdit


Old Church SlavonicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *solь, from Proto-Indo-European *séh₂l-, *séh₂ls.

NounEdit

соль (solĭm

  1. salt

RussianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [solʲ]
  • (file)

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Slavic *solь, from Proto-Indo-European *séh₂l-, *séh₂ls. Cognates include Sanskrit सलिल (salila), Ancient Greek ἅλς (háls), Armenian աղ (), Latin sāl, and Old English sealt (English salt).

NounEdit

соль (solʹf inan (genitive со́ли, nominative plural со́ли, genitive plural соле́й)

  1. salt
  2. (colloquial) point
  3. punch line
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Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Latin sol(ve) in the hymn for St. John the Baptist whence all note names were taken.

NounEdit

соль (solʹn inan (indeclinable)

  1. (musical note) G
    со́ль дие́зsólʹ dijéz/diézG sharp
    со́ль бемо́льsólʹ bemólʹG flat
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Etymology 3Edit

Borrowed from Spanish sol (sun), itself from Latin sol (sun).

NounEdit

соль (solʹm inan (genitive со́ля, nominative plural со́ли, genitive plural со́лей)

  1. sol (unit of Peruvian currency)
DeclensionEdit