What does el salvador mean?

Definitions for el salvadorɛl ˈsæl vəˌdɔr

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. El Salvador, Republic of El Salvador, Salvador(noun)

    a republic on the Pacific coast of Central America


  1. El Salvador(ProperNoun)

    A country in Central America. Official name: Republic of El Salvador. Capital: San Salvador.

  2. Origin: From salvador.


  1. El Salvador

    El Salvador is the smallest and the most densely populated country in Central America. The country's capital city and largest city is San Salvador; Santa Ana and San Miguel are also important cultural and commercial centers in the country as well as Central America. El Salvador borders the Pacific Ocean on the south, and the countries of Guatemala to the west and Honduras to the north and east. Its easternmost region lies on the coast of the Gulf of Fonseca, opposite Nicaragua. As of 2009, El Salvador had a population of approximately 5,744,113 people, composed predominantly of Mestizos. The colón was the official currency of El Salvador from 1892 to 2001, when it adopted the U.S. Dollar. In 2010 El Salvador ranked in the top 10 among Latin American countries in terms of the Human Development Index and in the top 3 in Central America, due in part to ongoing rapid industrialization.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of el salvador in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of el salvador in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Steven Wright:

    Last year I went fishing with Salvador Dali. He was using a dotted line. He caught every other fish.

  2. Daniel Ayala:

    We've had to cut staff salaries by half, but we carry on because despite everything we believe in the future of our country and we have to do something for El Salvador.

  3. Monica Roa:

    In El Salvador, the recommendation to postpone pregnancy is offensive to women and even more ridiculous in the context of strict abortion laws and high levels of sexual violence against girls and women.

  4. Marco Rubio:

    I've had leaders of the Northern Triangle in Central America -- Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador -- tell me that DACA was used by trafficking groups in the Northern Triangle to recruit people to send their children here illegally.

  5. Claude Arnold:

    These two could have gang ties in El Salvador and Guatemala or have an otherwise violent criminal history, just like the thousands of other unaccompanied minors that have been released in the U.S. for the past several years, we know nothing about them.

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