What does salutation mean?

Definitions for salutationˌsæl yəˈteɪ ʃən

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word salutation.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. salute, salutation(noun)

    an act of honor or courteous recognition

    "a musical salute to the composer on his birthday"

  2. greeting, salutation(noun)

    (usually plural) an acknowledgment or expression of good will (especially on meeting)

  3. salutation(noun)

    word of greeting used to begin a letter


  1. salutation(Noun)

    A greeting, salute, or address; a hello.

  2. salutation(Noun)

    The act of greeting.

  3. salutation(Noun)

    The title in your name, such as Mr, Mrs, Ms., Dr. or Rev..

  4. Origin: From salutatio “a greeting, a wishing health to,” from saluto “wish one’s health, greet,” from salus “well-being.” Compare the greeting salve “be well.”

Webster Dictionary

  1. Salutation(noun)

    the act of saluting, or paying respect or reverence, by the customary words or actions; the act of greeting, or expressing good will or courtesy; also, that which is uttered or done in saluting or greeting


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of salutation in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of salutation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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