Sav"ior (?), n. [OE. saveour, OF. salveor, F. sauveur, fr. L. salvator to save. See Save, v.] [Written also saviour.]


One who saves, preserves, or delivers from destruction or danger.


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


© Webster 1913.

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