Name: Salvador

Origin and Meaning of the Name Salvador

  • Meaning:
    Saviour
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (SAL vah dor)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Salvador)
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Miscellaneous Info for Salvador

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    El Salvador is a country in Central America. El Salvador means 'the saviour' - it was named after Jesus Christ by Spanish conquistadors. The country is a similar size to the US state of Massachusetts with a population of 6.9 million.

    Salvador Dalí was a Spanish surrealist painter.

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Popularity Rank of Salvador (US top 1000 names since 1880)

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