Origin of salami
Examples from the Web for salamis
Contemporary Examples of salamis
At the battle of Salamis, that navy had entrapped and smashed the Persian fleet.Persian Fire and Rubicon (Full)
September 23, 2012
In 410 B.C., some seven decades after their defeat at Salamis, the Persians jumped back into the “great game” of Aegean rivalry.Iran Arms Race in Ancient Times Echoes Today
April 12, 2012
Historical Examples of salamis
Since he went to Salamis in search of you, I have not seen him until late this evening.
At midnight, Pericles came, to accompany Anaxagoras to Salamis.
Then I went, and on the third day I came to the great city of Salamis, that is also on the sea.Cleopatra
H. Rider Haggard
The flight of the Athenians to Salamis had not been a willing resort.
He was informed that the inhabitants were either at Salamis or with the fleet.
Word Origin for salami
"salted, flavored Italian sausage," 1852, from Italian salami, plural of salame "spiced pork sausage," from Vulgar Latin *salamen, from *salare "to salt," from Latin sal (genitive salis) "salt" (see salt (n.)).