See also: soldé

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sɔld/
  • (file)

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed, with influence from the second etymology, from Italian saldo, from saldare.

NounEdit

solde m (plural soldes)

  1. (finance) balance (list of credits and debits)
  2. sale (discount period in e.g. a shop)

Etymology 2Edit

From Middle French solde, soulde, borrowed from Italian soldo (money, pay or salary for a soldier), from Latin soldus (solid), an optional syncope from solidus.

Doublet of sou and solide.

NounEdit

solde f (plural soldes)

  1. pay of a soldier or other military person
  2. pay generally
    congé sans solde, unpaid leave
Related termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

solde

  1. inflection of solder:
    1. first/third-person singular present indicative/subjunctive
    2. second-person singular imperative

Further readingEdit


LatinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

solde

  1. vocative masculine singular of soldus

PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

solde

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of soldar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of soldar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of soldar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of soldar