See also: saloon, Salon, salón, ŝalon, and sal-on

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French salon (reception room), from Middle French, from Italian salone (large hall), augmented form of sala (hall), from Lombardic sala (room, house, entrance hall), from Proto-Germanic *salą (dwelling, house, hall), from Proto-Indo-European *sel- (human settlement, village, dwelling). Cognate with Old High German sal (room, house, entrance hall), Old English sæl (room, hall, castle), Old Church Slavonic село (selo, courtyard, village), Lithuanian sala (island). Doublet of saloon.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /səˈlɒn/, /ˈsælɒn/
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NounEdit

 
A 17th century salon

salon (plural salons)

  1. A large room, especially one used to receive and entertain guests.
    Synonyms: hall, lounge, parlor, guest room
  2. A gathering of people for a social or intellectual meeting.
    Synonyms: circle, cenacle
  3. (art) An art gallery or exhibition; especially the Paris salon or autumn salon.
    • 1933, Gertrude Stein, The Autobiography of Alice B Toklas:
      Matisse showed in every autumn salon and every independent. He was beginning to have a considerable following. Picasso, on the contrary, never in all his life has shown in any salon. His pictures at that time could really only be seen at 27 rue de Fleurus.
  4. A beauty salon or similar establishment.

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CebuanoEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: sa‧lon

Etymology 1Edit

From Spanish salón.

NounEdit

salon

  1. (obsolete) a ballroom; a large room used for dancing and banquets

Etymology 2Edit

From English salon, borrowed from French salon (reception room), from Middle French, from Italian salone (large hall), augmented form of sala (hall), from Lombardic sala (room, house, entrance hall), from Proto-Germanic *salą (dwelling, house, hall), from Proto-Indo-European *sel- (human settlement, village, dwelling).

NounEdit

salon

  1. a beauty salon

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French salon.

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NounEdit

salon m or n (plural salons, diminutive salonnetje n)

  1. salon, room for receiving guests
  2. pub, café or restaurant (often posh or trendy, or in a French context)

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  • Afrikaans: salon
  • Indonesian: salon

EsperantoEdit

NounEdit

salon

  1. accusative singular of salo

FinnishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

salon

  1. Genitive singular form of salo.

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

salon

  1. Genitive singular form of salko.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French, from Italian salone (large hall), augmented form of sala (hall), from Lombardic sala (room, house, entrance hall), from Proto-Germanic *salą (dwelling, house, hall), from Proto-Indo-European *sel- (human settlement, village, dwelling). Cognate with Old High German sal (room, house, entrance hall), Old English sæl (room, hall, castle), Old Church Slavonic село (selo, courtyard, village), Lithuanian sala (island).

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NounEdit

salon m (plural salons)

  1. living room
  2. salon
  3. show (exhibition of items), exhibition (large-scale public showing of objects or products)

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IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch salon, from French salon, from Middle French, from Italian salone (large hall), augmented form of sala (hall), from Lombardic sala (room, house, entrance hall), from Proto-Germanic *salą (dwelling, house, hall), from Proto-Indo-European *sel- (human settlement, village, dwelling).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈsalɔn]
  • Hyphenation: sa‧lon

NounEdit

salon (plural, first-person possessive salonku, second-person possessive salonmu, third-person possessive salonnya)

  1. salon,
    1. A large room, especially one used to receive and entertain guests.
    2. A beauty salon or similar establishment.

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InterlinguaEdit

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salon (plural salones)

  1. sitting room, living room

NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

NounEdit

salon m (plural salons)

  1. (Jersey) drawing room

PolishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From French salon, from Middle French, from Italian salone (large hall), augmented form of sala (hall), from Lombardic sala (room, house, entrance hall), from Proto-Germanic *salą (dwelling, house, hall), from Proto-Indo-European *sel- (human settlement, village, dwelling).

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salon m inan (diminutive salonik)

  1. living room
  2. any large room
  3. service point, shop, store, parlor (used especially for shops in a shopping center)
    Synonym: studio
  4. exhibition, show
  5. (derogatory, singular only) ruling class, the elite, the establishment

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Further readingEdit

  • salon in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • salon in Polish dictionaries at PWN

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French salon.

NounEdit

salon n (plural saloane)

  1. living room
  2. salon

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French salon, from Italian salone.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sǎloːn/
  • Hyphenation: sa‧lon

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sàlōn m (Cyrillic spelling са̀ло̄н)

  1. living room
  2. parlor (room for lounging)
  3. gallery (institution, building, or room for the exhibition and conservation of works of art)
  4. gallery (establishment that buys, sells, and displays works of art)
  5. shop (hairdresser, tailor, massage etc.)
    frizerski salonbarbershop
    krojački salontailor shop

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ReferencesEdit

  • salon” in Hrvatski jezični portal

TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French salon.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: sa‧lon

NounEdit

salon (definite accusative salonu, plural salonlar)

  1. living room
  2. shop, store

DeclensionEdit

Inflection
Nominative salon
Definite accusative salonu
Singular Plural
Nominative salon salonlar
Definite accusative salonu salonları
Dative salona salonlara
Locative salonda salonlarda
Ablative salondan salonlardan
Genitive salonun salonların
Possessive forms
Nominative Singular Plural
1st singular salonum salonlarım
2nd singular salonun salonların
3rd singular salonu salonları
1st plural salonumuz salonlarımız
2nd plural salonunuz salonlarınız
3rd plural salonları salonları
Definite accusative Singular Plural
1st singular salonumu salonlarımı
2nd singular salonunu salonlarını
3rd singular salonunu salonlarını
1st plural salonumuzu salonlarımızı
2nd plural salonunuzu salonlarınızı
3rd plural salonlarını salonlarını
Dative Singular Plural
1st singular salonuma salonlarıma
2nd singular salonuna salonlarına
3rd singular salonuna salonlarına
1st plural salonumuza salonlarımıza
2nd plural salonunuza salonlarınıza
3rd plural salonlarına salonlarına
Locative Singular Plural
1st singular salonumda salonlarımda
2nd singular salonunda salonlarında
3rd singular salonunda salonlarında
1st plural salonumuzda salonlarımızda
2nd plural salonunuzda salonlarınızda
3rd plural salonlarında salonlarında
Ablative Singular Plural
1st singular salonumdan salonlarımdan
2nd singular salonundan salonlarından
3rd singular salonundan salonlarından
1st plural salonumuzdan salonlarımızdan
2nd plural salonunuzdan salonlarınızdan
3rd plural salonlarından salonlarından
Genitive Singular Plural
1st singular salonumun salonlarımın
2nd singular salonunun salonlarının
3rd singular salonunun salonlarının
1st plural salonumuzun salonlarımızın
2nd plural salonunuzun salonlarınızın
3rd plural salonlarının salonlarının

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