|Reference:||TDNT - 7:1003,1132|
|In Greek:||swthr 4, swthra 4, swthri 2, swthrov 14|
|In NET:||Savior 21, a Savior 1, a savior 1, savior 1|
|In AV:||Saviour 24|
|Definition:||1) saviour, deliverer, preserver
The name was given by the ancients to deities, esp. tutelary deities,
to princes, kings, and in general to men who had conferred signal
benefits upon their country, and in more degenerate days by the way
of flattery to personages of influence
from 4982; a deliverer, i.e. God or Christ:-saviour.
see GREEK for 4982
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