English edit

 
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Etymology edit

From Occitan salon IPA(key): /saˈlun/ French salon, either augmentative of salle (room), or borrowed from Italian salone (hall), augmentative form of sala, salla (room); in both cases borrowed from a Germanic source such as Old High German sal (house, hall), from Proto-Germanic *salą, from Proto-Indo-European *sol-, derived from *sel- (dwelling). Doublet of salon.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /səˈlun/
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  • Hyphenation: sa‧loon
  • Rhymes: -uːn

Noun edit

saloon (plural saloons)

  1. (US) A tavern, especially in an American Old West setting.
  2. (Britain, dated) A lounge bar in an English public house, contrasted with the public bar.
    A pint of beer in the saloon bar costs a penny more than in the public bar.
  3. (Britain) A car with a boot or trunk compartment separate from the driver/passenger space; a sedan.
  4. The cabin area of a boat or yacht devoted to seated relaxation, often combined with dining table.
  5. (rail transport) the part of a rail carriage or multiple unit containing seating for passengers.
  6. Dated form of salon (living room in a house).
  7. (India, Nigeria) A barbershop (store offering haircuts).

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Descendants edit

  • Finnish: saluuna
  • French: saloon
  • Russian: салун (salun)
  • Bengali: সেলুন (śelun)
  • Hindi: सैलून (sailūn)

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Finnish edit

Noun edit

saloon

  1. illative singular of salo

Italian edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from English saloon.

Noun edit

saloon m (invariable)

  1. saloon (bar)

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Spanish edit

Etymology edit

Unadapted borrowing from English saloon.

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saloon m (plural saloons or saloon)

  1. saloon (bar)

Usage notes edit

According to Royal Spanish Academy (RAE) prescriptions, unadapted foreign words should be written in italics in a text printed in roman type, and vice versa, and in quotation marks in a manuscript text or when italics are not available. In practice, this RAE prescription is not always followed.

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Etymology edit

Borrowed from English saloon.

Noun edit

saloon c

  1. a saloon (tavern, especially in an American Old West setting)
    Saloonen var full av cowboys
    The saloon was full of cowboys

Declension edit

Declension of saloon 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative saloon saloonen salooner saloonerna
Genitive saloons saloonens salooners saloonernas

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