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savior

Pronunciation: /ˈseɪvjər; ˈseɪvjə(r)/
, (British English/inglés británico) saviour

Translation of savior in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 (rescuer — person) salvador, (masculine, feminine); (— thing) salvación (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • Positioned as the saviors of the nation, foreigners slide all too easily into becoming its scapegoats.
    • So he let the crisis spin out in order to present himself, as in 1940, the saviour of the nation.
    • After all if what I was hearing from my fellow St Lucian was true then a savior or saviors were needed to effect a rescue.
    1.2 [Religion/Religión] the/our Savior el/nuestro Salvador

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