salon

salon

synonyms, antonyms, definitions, examples & translations of salon in English

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English

Etymology

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).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /səˈlɒn/, /ˈsælɒn/

Noun

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. (arts) An art gallery or exhibition; especially the Paris salon or autumn salon.
  4. A beauty salon or similar establishment.

Derived terms

  • beauty salon
  • hairdressing salon
  • hair salon

Translations

See also

  • cabinet

Anagrams

  • Nosal, Sloan, Solan, Sơn La, loans, lonas, solan

Cebuano

Pronunciation

  • Hyphenation: sa‧lon

Etymology 1

From Spanish salón.

Noun

salon

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

Etymology 2

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).

Noun

salon

  1. a beauty salon

Dutch

Etymology

Borrowed from French salon.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /saːˈlɔn/
  • Hyphenation: sa‧lon
  • Rhymes: -ɔn

Noun

salon m, 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)

Derived terms

  • haarsalon
  • ijssalon
  • kapsalon
  • koffiesalon
  • nagelsalon
  • salonblad
  • salonpopulist
  • salonsocialisme
  • salonsocialist
  • salonsocialistisch
  • salonstuk
  • salontafel
  • schoonheidssalon
  • theesalon

Esperanto

Noun

salon

  1. accusative singular of salo

Finnish

Etymology 1

Noun

salon

  1. Genitive singular form of salo.

Etymology 2

Noun

salon

  1. Genitive singular form of salko.

Anagrams

  • solan

French

Etymology

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).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /sa.lɔ̃/

Noun

salon m (plural salons)

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

Further reading

  • “salon” in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Interlingua

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /saˈlon/

Noun

salon (plural salones)

  1. sitting room, living room

Norman

Etymology

Noun

salon m (plural salons)

  1. (Jersey) drawing room

Polish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈsa.lɔn/

Noun

salon m inan

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

Declension


Serbo-Croatian

Etymology

From French salon, from Italian salone.

Pronunciation

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

Noun

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.)

Declension

References

  • “salon” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Turkish

Etymology

Borrowed from French salon.

Pronunciation

  • Hyphenation: sa‧lon

Noun

salon (definite accusative salonu, plural salonlar)

  1. living room
  2. shop, store

Declension

Synonyms

  • (lving room): oturma odası

Derived terms

  • (shop): güzellik salonu

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