Sauter

Il s'est fait sauter la tête (or, la cervelle, more fam. le caisson ) = He blew his brains out.

Faire sauter la banque = To break the bank (gambling).

sb. a musical instrument, psalter, psalmsVariants: sawter, sawtre, sautre, psauter, psautere. Comb.: sawtere-bokeEtymology: Old French sautier (Bartsch)psaultier; Ecclesiastical Latin psalterium; Greek ψαλτήριον.