Origin: ME < OFr sause, saulse < L salsa, salted food < pl. of salsus, pp. of salire, to salt < sal, salt
See sauce in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: , from Vulgar Latin *salsa
Origin: , from Latin
Origin: , feminine of salsus, past participle of sallere, to salt; see sal- in Indo-European roots.
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