σωτήρ

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From σῴζω (sṓizō, to save) +‎ -τήρ (-tḗr).

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Noun[edit]

σωτήρ (sōtḗrm (genitive σωτῆρος); third declension

  1. saviour, deliverer, preserver (often as an epithet of protecting gods, especially Zeus)

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