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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 re·deem·er /-ˈdimɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Re·deem·er n.
 1. One who redeems.
 2. Specifically, the Savior of the world, Jesus Christ.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a teacher and prophet born in Bethlehem and active in
           Nazareth; his life and sermons form the basis for
           Christianity (circa 4 BC - AD 29) [syn: Jesus, Jesus
           of Nazareth, the Nazarene, Jesus Christ, Christ,
           Savior, Saviour, Good Shepherd, Deliverer]
      2: someone who redeems or buys back (promissory notes or
         merchandise or commercial paper etc.)

From: Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary

    Heb. goel; i.e., one charged with the duty of restoring the
    rights of another and avenging his wrongs (Lev. 25:48, 49; Num.
    5:8; Ruth 4:1; Job 19:25; Ps. 19:14; 78:35, etc.). This title is
    peculiarly applied to Christ. He redeems us from all evil by the
    payment of a ransom (q.v.). (See REDEMPTION.)