Definitions for Salvationsælˈveɪ ʃən

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word Salvation

Princeton's WordNet

  1. redemption, salvation(noun)

    (theology) the act of delivering from sin or saving from evil

  2. salvation(noun)

    a means of preserving from harm or unpleasantness

    "tourism was their economic salvation"; "they turned to individualism as their salvation"

  3. salvation(noun)

    the state of being saved or preserved from harm

  4. salvation(noun)

    saving someone or something from harm or from an unpleasant situation

    "the salvation of his party was the president's major concern"


  1. salvation(Noun)

    the process of being saved, the state of having been saved (from hell)

  2. salvation(Noun)

    The process of being restored or made new for the purpose of becoming saved; the process of being rid of the old poor quality conditions and becoming improved.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Salvation(noun)

    the act of saving; preservation or deliverance from destruction, danger, or great calamity

  2. Salvation(noun)

    the redemption of man from the bondage of sin and liability to eternal death, and the conferring on him of everlasting happiness

  3. Salvation(noun)

    saving power; that which saves

  4. Origin: [OE. salvacioun, sauvacion, F. salvation, fr. L. salvatio, fr. salvare to save. See Save.]


  1. Salvation

    Salvation is being saved or protected from harm or being saved or delivered from some dire situation. In religion, salvation is stated as the saving of the soul from sin and its consequences. The academic study of salvation is called soteriology. It concerns itself with the comparative study of how different religious traditions conceive salvation and how they believe it is obtained. "Salvation" distinguishes a notion common to men and women of a wide range of cultural traditions.

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. salvation

    Redemption from a belief in miracles.

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Salvation' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4617

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Salvation' in Nouns Frequency: #2807

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Dejan Stojanovic:

    The world is God’s salvation.

  2. Frank Lloyd Wright:

    An idea is salvation by imagination.

  3. Saint Cyprian:

    There is no salvation outside the church.

  4. William Faulkner:

    The salvation of the world is in man's suffering.

  5. Buddha:

    Work out your own salvation. Do not depend on others.

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