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Saron is sometimes a misspelling of safe.

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Saron is a genus of Hippolytidae, described by Thallwitz in 1891.


  1. Saron is a town in the Western Cape province of South Africa.
  2. Saron a.k.a. Saron, Texas: Saron was a farming town in Trinity County, Texas. It was located on Texas highway 94 about 8 miles from Groveton. The estimated population is 5.


  1. The saron is a musical instrument of Indonesia, which is used in the gamelan. It normally has seven bronze bars placed on top of a resonating frame. It is usually about 20 cm high, and is played on the floor by a seated performer. In a pelog scale, the bars often read 1-2-3-5-6-7 across; for slendro, the bars are 6-1-2-3-5-6-1; this can vary from gamelan to gamelan, or even among instruments in the same gamelan. Slendro instruments commonly have only six keys. It provides the core melody in the gamelan orchestra.
  2. SARON is an overnight interest rates average referencing the Swiss Franc interbank repo market. It was launched by the Swiss National Bank in cooperation with SIX Swiss Exchange. Since 25 August 2009, SARON has replaced the previously used repo overnight index. The reference rate is based on CHF repo interbank market data provided by Eurex Zurich Ltd.

Phrases with Saron

Phrases starting with the word Saron:

  1. Saron Inermis
  2. Saron neglectus
  3. Saron marmoratus
  4. Saron Rectirostris

Phrases ending with the word Saron:

  1. genus Saron
  2. Species Saron
  3. Cosmosoma Saron
  4. Hemiceras Saron
  5. Species Cosmosoma Saron
  6. Species Hemiceras Saron

Other phrases containing the word Saron:

  1. Species Saron Inermis
  2. species Saron neglectus
  3. species Saron marmoratus
  4. Species Saron Rectirostris

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Saron

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Google previewGamelan (2004)

The Traditional Sounds of Indonesia by Henry Spiller

Saron is a generic term for a keyed instrument with six or seven keys that...

Google previewAn Historical Geography of the Bible ... New edition, with additions (1850)

by Lyman Coleman

Saron is the fertile and beautiful plain of Sharon. The period of Paul's residence in Cilicia was one of/ tranquillity and prosperity to the church. The disciples that had been dispersed at the persecution of Stephen, went everywhere, preaching ...

Google previewHearings Before the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, Sixty-sixth Congress, First[-third] Session (1920)

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary

In this case an application is made for the cancellation of the bond given to procure the release of the steamer Saaron under the following circumstances: The steamship Saron is an American steamship about 20 years old, 330 feet in length ...

Google previewRASA (2010)

Affect and Intuition in Javanese Musical Aesthetics by Marc Benamou

The kenong is a large pot-gong within the gamelan that is responsible for playing a sparse time-marking part, whereas the saron is a one-octave, single-mallet metallophone with trough resonator. Rahayu Supanggah (in Perlman 1992) denies ...

Google previewEmotional Awareness (2008)

Overcoming the Obstacles to Psychological Balance and Compassion by Paul Ekman

Clifford Saron is a research scientist at the Mind and Brain Center at the University of California at Davis. Marc Schwartz is a practicing psychiatrist. ✦ ✦ ✦ Dalai Lama: (Translated.) In the case of mental actions, because the mental processes ...

Google previewPhytomedicines, Herbal Drugs, and Poisons (2015)

by Ben-Erik van Wyk, Michael Wink

Saron is the most expensive of spices and provides both colour and avour to many Mediterranean and Middle Eastern traditional dishes (e.g. paella). About 150 000 owers are required to produce 1 kg of dry spice. ORIGIN A sterile cultigen ...

Google previewMusic of the Peoples of the World (2012)

by William Alves

SARon The saron is a thick-keyed metallophone with a box resonator played with a single hard wooden mallet in the right hand, with the left simultaneously damping the key previously hit. The saron are constructed in three different sizes, ...

Google previewInside the Currency Market (2011)

Mechanics, Valuation and Strategies by Brian Twomey

SARON is the official overnight rate for the Swiss and is employed in interest-rate swaps. For research, the SNB is by far the worst. If the answer is not found at the SIX Swiss Exchange, a search for Swiss information throughout the Swiss ...

Google previewFinancial markets and the ACI Dealing Certificate 3I0-012

by Philip Parker

SARON is the Swiss Average Rate OverNight. It is an overnight interest rates average referencing the Swiss Franc interbank repo market.

Google previewGrowing Souls (2009)

Experiments in Contemplative Youth Ministry by Mark Yaconelli

Saron is a 500-member church with strong German roots in a rural farming town. Doug is a lineman for a regional public utilities company. Doug is the father of two teenage children. Steve Fawver. Full-time youth minister at Newberg Friends ...

Google previewThe Academy (1891)

A Sydney-Side Saron is an excellent story—say for reading by a parson's daughter at a meeting of agricultural labourers—but it is nothing more.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Percussion (2013)

by John H. Beck

Saron metallophone of Bali and Java with bronze bars mounted ontopofa wooden trough resonator, carvedto resemble a dragon; there are three types according topitch; used inthe gamelan orchestra. Saron barungsingleoctave saron, highest ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Religions (2013)

by John G. R. Forlong

Saron, Sharon. The Hebrew word appears to mean " plain," and refers to various plains in Palestine. It occurs on the Moabite stone, and on the coffin of Eshmun' azar (see Phoinikians). But Pliny and others thought it was the Greek for an " oak ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Music in the 20th Century (2014)

by Lol Henderson, Lee Stacey

The saron family of metallophones consists of three sizesof instruments: the large demung, the mediumsized barung whichis pitched an octave higher, and the smallest saron, the panerus. A gamelan includes from four to eight saron. Another ...

Google previewBell's New Pantheon; Or Historical Dictionary of the Gods, Demi-gods, Heroes ... (1790)

SARON, was looked upon as ...

Google previewBell's New Pantheon; Or, Historical Dictionary of the Gods, Demi-gods, Heroes and Fabulous Personages of Antiquity: Also, of the Images and Idols Adored in the Pagan World; Together with Their Temples, Priests, Altars, Oracles, Fasts, Festivals, Games, &c. As Well as Descriptions of Their Figures, Representations, and Symbols, Collected from Statues, Pictures, Coins, and Other Remains of the Ancients. The Whole Designed to Facilitate the Study of Mythology, History, Poetry, Painting, Statuary, Medals, &c. &c. And Compiled from the Best Authorities. Richly Embellished with Characteristic Prints. In Two Volumes. Vol. 1. [- 2.] (1790)

SARON, was looked upon as ...

Google previewA Concise Dictionary of Architectural Terms (1910)

Illustrated by John Henry Parker

Saron. Srcjjitccturc—. 247. church ; Great Maplestead, nortli door. Gloucestershire — Daglingworth church, except the tower; Deerhurst, tower; Hiserden, church ; Stretton, north doorway; Upleaden, chancel-arch. Hampshire — Boarhtmt ; Cor- ...

Google previewThe International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (2015)

by Orr, James

SARON. sa ̄ ́ron, (Σα ́ρων, Sa ́ro ̄n): the King James Version; Greek form of Sharon (Act. 9:35). SAROTHIE. sa-ro ̄ ́thi-e ̄ (Codex Alexandrinus Σαρωθιε ́, Saro ̄thie ́; Codex Vaticanus and Swete, Σαρωθει ́, Saro ̄theı ́): Name of a ...

Google previewHarvard Dictionary of Music (1969)

by Willi Apel

The fixed melody of the piece is carried by a family of instruments found in three sizes, each consisting of six or seven bronze slabs over a trough-resonator: the saron dermmg, the saron barung, the saron panerus or peking. Simultaneous ...

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