What does savior mean?

Definitions for saviorˈseɪv yər

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word savior.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Jesus, Jesus of Nazareth, the Nazarene, Jesus Christ, Christ, Savior, Saviour, Good Shepherd, Redeemer, Deliverer(noun)

    a teacher and prophet born in Bethlehem and active in Nazareth; his life and sermons form the basis for Christianity (circa 4 BC - AD 29)

  2. savior, saviour, rescuer, deliverer(noun)

    a person who rescues you from harm or danger


  1. savior(Noun)

    A person who rescues another from harm.

  2. Savior(ProperNoun)

    Jesus Christ

  3. Origin: From savior.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Savior

    one who saves, preserves, or delivers from destruction or danger

  2. Savior

    specifically: The (or our, your, etc.) Savior, he who brings salvation to men; Jesus Christ, the Redeemer

  3. Origin: [OE. saveour, OF. salveor, F. sauveur, fr. L. salvator, fr. salvare to save. See Save, v.]


  1. Savior

    Savior is a 1998 war film starring Dennis Quaid, Stellan Skarsgård, Nastassja Kinski, and Nataša Ninković. It is about an American mercenary escorting a Serbian woman and her newborn child to a United Nations safe zone during the Bosnian War.

Editors Contribution

  1. Savior

    if someone accidentally fallen in the gutter calling for help a stranger came and pick up him from the gutter and saved his life who is the saviour. Jesus Christ is the saviour of mankind who fallen in the sin. From the sin He gave his life and redeemed us.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of savior in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of savior in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Link Starbureiy:

    You ask for a savior, and you become their slave.

  2. John Ing:

    Streaming companies were almost the savior of the industry.

  3. Samual Rutherford:

    The weightiest end of the cross of Christ that is laid upon you, lieth upon your strong Savior.

  4. Hans Lukiman:

    Indian demand, the great savior from falling China demand, has turned out to be largely fictional.

  5. Steve Smith:

    Yes, Ron was gay. But people need to get over it, that's between him and the Lord, him and his savior.

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