[soh-twahr, saw-; French soh-twar]
- a ribbon, chain, scarf, or the like, tied around the neck in such a manner that the ends cross over each other.
- a chain to which a pendant is attached, worn around the neck.
Origin of sautoir
From French, dating back to 1935–40; see origin at saltire
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