plural -s
: a chain, ribbon, or scarf worn about the neck with the ends forming a St. Andrew's cross in front
: a long gold chain often set with precious stones usually with a pendant hanging from it

Word History


French, from Middle French sautoir, saultoir saltire

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“Sautoir.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 May. 2024.

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