Given Name SALVADOR

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Spanish
PRONOUNCED: sal-ba-DHOR  [details]

Meaning & History

Spanish form of the Late Latin name Salvator, which meant "saviour". A famous bearer of this name was the Spanish surrealist painter Salvador Dalí (1904-1989).
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Sal (English), Salvatore, Tore (Italian), Salvator (Late Roman)

Categories

artists, painters, saints, top 100 Portugal
Entry updated July 2, 2017