Sav·ior n. [Written also saviour.]
1. One who saves, preserves, or delivers from destruction or danger.
2. Specifically: The (or our, your, etc.) Savior, he who brings salvation to men; Jesus Christ, the Redeemer.
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,
Saviour, Good Shepherd, Redeemer, Deliverer]
2: a person who rescues you from harm or danger [syn: saviour,