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salud m. (Noun) "health"
12th cent. From Latin salutem, accusative of salus 'id.' Of unclear phonological connection to Proto-Italic *salu- "healthy," "whole" (see salvo).
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Romance
Asturian salú, Portuguese saúde, Galician saúde, Catalan salut, French salut, Italian salute, Romanian salut, Sardinian saludu