What does sal mean?

Definitions for salsæl

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  1. sal(Noun)


  2. Sal(ProperNoun)

    A diminutive of the male given names Samuel and Salvador.

  3. Sal(ProperNoun)

    A diminutive of the female given name Sally.

  4. Sal(ProperNoun)

    One of the Cape Verde islands.

  5. Origin: From West Cognate with Old Saxon sel (Dutch zeel), Old High German seil (German Seil).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sal(noun)

    an East Indian timber tree (Shorea robusta), much used for building purposes. It is of a light brown color, close-grained, heavy, and durable

  2. Sal(noun)


  3. Origin: [L. See Salt.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Sal

    sal, n. a large gregarious timber tree of north India, with hard, dark-brown, coarse-grained, durable wood. [Hind. sāl.]

  2. Sal

    sal, n. salt, used in chemistry and pharmacy with various adjectives, as Sal′-alem′broth, a solution of equal parts of corrosive sublimate and ammonium chloride—also Salt of wisdom; Sal′-ammō′niac, chloride of ammonium, with a sharp, saline taste; Sal′-seignette′, Rochelle salt; Sal′-volat′ile, a solution of carbonate of ammonia in alcohol—a common remedy for faintness. [L.]

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  1. SAL

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Anagrams for sal »

  1. LSA

  2. SLA

  3. las

  4. asl, a/s/l, ASL


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sal in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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