Origin of the name SALVADOR.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name SALVADOR.
Spanish name meaning "savior." It is part of the religious title Jesus hominum Salvator
("Jesus the Savior of mankind"). More common in South America than in the Old World. (History of
Christian Names, Yonge, 1884; Barnum's Third Elementary Book,
Barnum, 1833). Also spelled Salvatore.