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/ ˈseɪ ləs /
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the ancient Roman goddess of health and prosperity: identified with the Greek goddess Hygeia.
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Origin of Salus
From the Latin word salūs health
Words nearby Salus
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How to use Salus in a sentence
Ibi tertium iam mensem ger decumbebat, cuius salus erat conclamata, quem Barbari visendum Patri obtulerunt.
The goddess Salus, or Health, was much honored by the Romans.The Student's Mythology|Catherine Ann White
Esto salus et suggestor et effector judiciorum nostrorum, qui solus cum Deo patre et ejus Filio nomen possides gloriosum.A History of the Inquisition of Spain; vol. 4|Henry Charles Lea
Verba Fabii salutem incolumitatemque Viennensium commendantis; salus refers to being killed, incolumitas to being plundered: comp.Dderlein's Hand-book of Latin Synonymes|Ludwig Dderlein
Proinde morbi quoque et aegritudines partae sunt, dum salus paritur.Theodicy|G. W. Leibniz