Spanish from Latin Salvator

Salvador Origin and Meaning

The name Salvador is boy's name of Spanish origin meaning "savior".
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?)
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Famous People Named Salvador

  • Salvador Domingo Felipe Jacinto Dalí (i Domènech)1st Marqués de Dalí de Pubo, Spanish surrealist painter
  • Salvador Guillermo Allende (Gossens)29th President of Chile
  • Salvador MinuchinArgentine psychiatrist, founder of Structural Family Therapy
  • Salvador Edward LuriaItalian microbiologist, winner of the Nobel Prize
  • Salvador Cabañas (Ortega)Paraguayan footballer
  • Salvador Daniel Maida (b. 2008)son of singer Chantal Kreviazuk and Raine Maida

Salvador in Pop Culture

  • El Salvadorcountry in Central America
  • SalvadorBahia, Brazil