The name Salvador is a boy's name of Spanish origin meaning "savior". Salvador is ranked #673 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Hope and discussed in our forums with posts like "Quick Question Thread?!".
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A common epithet of Christ, frequently heard in the Hispanic community, Salvador could also be a great choice for artistic parents, given the continuing popularity of Dada and Surrealist painter Salvador Dalí. (If Monet and Raphael get a look in, why not Salvador?)