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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin saltus (a leap)

NounEdit

saltus (plural saltus)

  1. A break of continuity in time.
  2. A leap from premises to conclusion.

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EsperantoEdit

VerbEdit

saltus

  1. conditional of salti

IdoEdit

VerbEdit

saltus

  1. conditional of saltar

LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From saliō +‎ -tus.

NounEdit

saltus m (genitive saltūs); fourth declension

  1. a leap, jump; a leaping
    Nātūra nōn facit saltūs.
    Nature does not make leaps.
DeclensionEdit

Fourth-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative saltus saltūs
Genitive saltūs saltuum
Dative saltuī saltibus
Accusative saltum saltūs
Ablative saltū saltibus
Vocative saltus saltūs

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DescendantsEdit

  • Asturian: saltu
  • Catalan: salt
  • Corsican: saltu
  • Dutch: salto
  • English: sault
  • French: saut
  • Friulian: salt
  • Galician: salto

Etymology 2Edit

Perhaps related to silva.

NounEdit

saltus m (genitive saltūs); fourth declension

  1. A forest or mountain pasture; a pass, dale, ravine, glade.
  2. (historical units of measure) A saltus, a large unit of area (especially) in relation to tracts of public land.
DeclensionEdit

Fourth-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative saltus saltūs
Genitive saltūs saltuum
Dative saltuī saltibus
Accusative saltum saltūs
Ablative saltū saltibus
Vocative saltus saltūs
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AdjectiveEdit

saltus

  1. accusative plural masculine form of salts