σωτήρ

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

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σωτήρ ‎(sōtḗr) (genitive σωτῆρος); m, third declension

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

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