Definitions for sageseɪdʒ
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word sage
a mentor in spiritual and philosophical topics who is renowned for profound wisdom
aromatic fresh or dried grey-green leaves used widely as seasoning for meats and fowl and game etc
any of various plants of the genus Salvia; a cosmopolitan herb
having wisdom that comes with age and experience
of the grey-green color of sage leaves
The act of using the word or option sage in the email field or a checkbox of an imageboard when posting a reply
Word used in the email field of imageboards to prevent a bump of the post. Used as an option rather than a word in some imageboard software
Origin: From sauge, from Latin salvia, from salvus (healthy), see safe.
a suffruticose labiate plant (Salvia officinalis) with grayish green foliage, much used in flavoring meats, etc. The name is often extended to the whole genus, of which many species are cultivated for ornament, as the scarlet sage, and Mexican red and blue sage
having nice discernment and powers of judging; prudent; grave; sagacious
proceeding from wisdom; well judged; shrewd; well adapted to the purpose
grave; serious; solemn
a wise man; a man of gravity and wisdom; especially, a man venerable for years, and of sound judgment and prudence; a grave philosopher
Origin: [OE. sauge, F. sauge, L. salvia, from salvus saved, in allusion to its reputed healing virtues. See Safe.]
Salvia is the largest genus of plants in the mint family, Lamiaceae, with approximately 700–900 species of shrubs, herbaceous perennials, and annuals. It is one of several genera commonly referred to as sage. The genus is distributed throughout the Old World and the Americas, with three distinct regions of diversity: Central and South America; Central Asia and Mediterranean; Eastern Asia.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Let a fool hold his tongue and he will pass for a sage.
'Let thine occupations be few,' saith the sage, 'if thou wouldst lead a tranquil life.'
It is the saying of an ancient sage that humor was the only test of gravity, and gravity of humor.
He that can live alone resembles the brute beast in nothing, the sage in much, and God in everything.
The Way of Heaven is to benefit others and not to injure. The Way of the sage is to act but not to compete.
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From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- savi, sàlviaCatalan, Valencian
- rozumný, mudrc, moudrý, šalvějCzech
- Weiser, Salbei, weiseGerman
- φασκόμηλο, φασκομηλιάGreek
- sabio, salviaSpanish
- viisas, tietäjä, salviaFinnish
- sage, saugeFrench
- fáidh, sáiste, saoiIrish
- glic, sàisteScottish Gaelic
- bölcs, zsályaHungarian
- saggio, savio, salviaItalian
- 哲人, 賢人, セージJapanese
- ბრძენი, ბრძნულიGeorgian
- мудрец, жалфија, мударMacedonian
- wijze, wijs, salieDutch
- vismann, vis, klokNorwegian
- tsʼahNavajo, Navaho
- mądry, mędrzec, szałwia, szałwia lekarska, rozumnyPolish
- sapiente, sábio, sálviaPortuguese
- salvie, înțelept, jaleRomanian
- мудрый, мудрец, шалфейRussian
- moder, modrec, žajbeljSlovene
- bilge, ada çayı, dağ çayıTurkish
- мудрець, шавлія, мудрийUkrainian
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