EnglishEdit

 
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Green and red salsa (spicy tomato sauce).
 
Salsa dancers dancing salsa.

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish salsa (sauce), from Latin salsus (salted), whence also the doublet sauce (via Old French).

PronunciationEdit

  • (US) enPR: sälʹsə, IPA(key): /ˈsɑl.sə/
  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈsal.sə/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɑlsə

NounEdit

salsa (countable and uncountable, plural salsas)

  1. (countable) A spicy tomato sauce, often including onions and hot peppers.
    • 1994 July 21, Faye Fiore, “Congress relishes another franking privilege: Meat lobby puts on the dog with exclusive luncheon for lawmakers – experts on pork”, in Los Angeles Times[1]:
      Congressmen gleefully wolfed down every imaginable version of the hot dog – smoked kielbasas, jumbo grillers, Big & Juicy's, kosher dogs and spiced dogs – topped with every imaginable condiment – hot mustard, sweet mustard, jalapenos, spaghetti sauce, regular relish, corn relish, maple syrup salsa and the secret sauce of Rep. Jack Kingston (R-Ga.). ("If I told you the recipe," an aide explained, "I'd have to shoot you.")
  2. (uncountable, music) A style of urban music originally from New York heavily influenced by Cuban dance music, jazz and rock.
  3. (countable, dance) Any of several dances performed to salsa music.

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DescendantsEdit

  • Mongolian: салса (salsa)

TranslationsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 2001. The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music: North America. Garland Publishing. Ellen Koskoff (Ed.). Pg. 336.

VerbEdit

salsa (third-person singular simple present salsas, present participle salsaing, simple past and past participle salsaed)

  1. (intransitive) To dance the salsa.
    They salsaed late until the night.

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Catalan salsa, from Vulgar Latin *salsa, a noun based on the feminine of Latin salsus (salted), past participle of salīre, a verb based on sāl.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

salsa f (plural salses)

  1. sauce
  2. salsa (music)
  3. salsa (dance)

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CebuanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English salsa. Doublet of sarsa.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: sal‧sa

NounEdit

salsa

  1. salsa; a spicy tomato sauce
  2. salsa music
  3. any of several dances performed to salsa music

CzechEdit

NounEdit

salsa f

  1. salsa (dance)

Further readingEdit

  • salsa in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɑl.saː/
  • Hyphenation: sal‧sa

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from English salsa, from Spanish salsa, from Latin salsus.

NounEdit

salsa m (plural salsa's)

  1. salsa (dance)
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Spanish salsa, from Latin salsus.

NounEdit

salsa m (plural salsa's)

  1. salsa (spicy tomato sauce)
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FinnishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Spanish salsa.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɑlsɑ/, [ˈs̠ɑls̠ɑ]
  • Rhymes: -ɑlsɑ
  • Syllabification(key): sal‧sa

NounEdit

salsa

  1. salsa (sauce)
  2. (music) salsa
  3. (dance) salsa

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of salsa (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative salsa salsat
genitive salsan salsojen
partitive salsaa salsoja
illative salsaan salsoihin
singular plural
nominative salsa salsat
accusative nom. salsa salsat
gen. salsan
genitive salsan salsojen
salsainrare
partitive salsaa salsoja
inessive salsassa salsoissa
elative salsasta salsoista
illative salsaan salsoihin
adessive salsalla salsoilla
ablative salsalta salsoilta
allative salsalle salsoille
essive salsana salsoina
translative salsaksi salsoiksi
instructive salsoin
abessive salsatta salsoitta
comitative salsoineen
Possessive forms of salsa (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person salsani salsamme
2nd person salsasi salsanne
3rd person salsansa

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FrenchEdit

NounEdit

salsa f (plural salsas)

  1. salsa (dance or music)
  2. salsa (sauce)

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *salsa, noun use of the feminine of Latin salsus (salted), from saliō, from sal.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

salsa f (plural salsas)

  1. sauce, gravy (liquid condiment)
    Synonyms: mollo, prebe
  2. salt water
    Synonym: auga salgada
  3. seawater
    Synonym: auga do mar
  4. brine
    Synonym: salmoira
  5. (figuratively) gift of the gab
  6. salsa (tomato sauce)
  7. salsa (dance)

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *salsa, noun use of the feminine of Latin salsus (salted), from saliō, from sal.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsal.sa/
  • Rhymes: -alsa
  • Hyphenation: sàl‧sa

NounEdit

salsa f (plural salse)

  1. sauce

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LatinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

salsa

  1. inflection of salsus:
    1. nominative/vocative feminine singular
    2. nominative/accusative/vocative neuter plural

AdjectiveEdit

salsā

  1. ablative feminine singular of salsus

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PolishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish salsa, from Latin salsus (salted). Doublet of sos (sauce).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

salsa f

  1. salsa (spicy tomato sauce)
  2. salsa (dance)

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

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

PortugueseEdit

 
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salsa

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈsaw.sɐ/ [ˈsaʊ̯.sɐ]
    • (Southern Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈsaw.sa/ [ˈsaʊ̯.sa]

  • Hyphenation: sal‧sa

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin salsa herba (salted herb).

NounEdit

salsa f (plural salsas)

  1. parsley (Petroselinum crispum, a herb)
    Synonyms: perrexil, salsinha
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Spanish salsa.

NounEdit

salsa f (uncountable)

  1. (music, dance genre) salsa (a music and dance genre influenced by Cuban music, jazz and rock)

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Unadapted borrowing from Spanish salsa.

NounEdit

salsa f (plural salse)

  1. salsa

DeclensionEdit


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *salsa, noun use of the feminine of Latin salsus (salted), from saliō, from sal.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsalsa/, [ˈsal.sa]
  • (file)

NounEdit

salsa f (plural salsas)

  1. sauce, gravy (liquid condiment)
  2. salsa (spicy tomato sauce)
  3. salsa (style of music)
  4. salsa (dance performed to salsa music)

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

AdjectiveEdit

salsa f

  1. feminine singular of salso

TagalogEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish salsa.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: sal‧sa
  • IPA(key): /ˈsalsa/, [ˈsɐl.sɐ]

NounEdit

salsa

  1. dip; sauce
    Synonym: sawsawan
  2. salsa (dance)

Derived termsEdit

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