savior

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First attested in 1300. From Middle English saviour, from Old French sauveour, from Late Latin salvātor, from salvāre.

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savior (plural saviors)

  1. (US) A person who rescues another from harm.

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present active sāvior, present infinitive sāviārī, perfect active sāviātus sum (deponent)

  1. Alternative form of suāvior.

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