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Meaning of SAVIOR

Pronunciation:  'seyvyur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a person who rescues you from harm or danger
  2. [n]  a prophet of the first century; to Christians he was both God and man--the Messiah sent to save the human race from the sin it inherited through the Fall of Man (circa 8 BC - 29 AD)
 

SAVIOR is a 6 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: deliverer, Good Shepherd, Jesus, Jesus Christ, Jesus of Nazareth, Redeemer, rescuer, saviour
 
 See Also: benefactor, christ, Hebrew, helper, Israelite, Jew, Logos, messiah, prophet, Son, Word

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Sav"ior\ (s[=a]v"y[~e]r), n. [OE. saveour, OF. salveor,
F. sauveur, fr. L. salvator, fr. salvare to save. See {Save},
v.] [Written also {saviour}.]
1. One who saves, preserves, or delivers from destruction or
   danger.

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

 

 

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