1. [ noun ] (Judaism,religion,Christianity) a prophet of the first century; to Christians he was both God and man--the Messiah sent to save the human race from the sin it inherited through the Fall of Man (circa 8 BC - 29 AD)
Synonyms: Christ Jesus Jesus_Christ deliverer Saviour Redeemer Good_Shepherd the_nazarene Jesus_of_Nazareth
Related terms: Jew Son prophet el_nino deliver
2. [ noun ] a person who rescues you from harm or danger
Synonyms: rescuer deliverer saviour
Related terms: benefactor messiah save deliver
Similar spelling:   saviour