- favorable to or promoting health; healthful: salubrious air.
Origin of salubrious
Related Words for salubrityenergy, strength, well-being, fitness, pink, prime, constitution, form, fettle, healthiness, euphoria, complexion, heartiness, bloom, hardihood, healthfulness, robustness, salubrity, hardiness, haleness
Examples from the Web for salubrity
Historical Examples of salubrity
The dryness of the climate makes very strongly for its salubrity.Impressions of South Africa
For beauty of scenery and salubrity of climate it cannot be surpassed.Handbook to the new Gold-fields
R. M. Ballantyne
As regards the salubrity of the climate, I think there can be no doubt.
These are given in his thirteenth essay, on the Salubrity of Warm Bathing.The Royal Institution
Paganel's assertions as to the salubrity of this climate were verified.In Search of the Castaways
- conducive or favourable to health; wholesome
Word Origin for salubrious
Word Origin and History for salubrity
early 15c., from Latin salubritas, from salubris "promoting health, healthful" (see salubrious).
1540s, from Latin salubris "promoting health, healthful," from salus (genitive salutis) "welfare, health" (see salute (v.)). Related: Salubriously; salubriousness.
- Conducive or favorable to health or well-being.