Salvador name meaning

✍  Updated on: March 15th, 2023
Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: Latin
Usage: Hindi and Spanish
Pronunciation: s(a)-lva-dor
Meaning: Savior, The Saviour, Save and Redeemer
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What does Salvador mean?

Dominant and Perennial unisex name Salvador is used particulary in Hindi and Spanish, meaning of Salvador is "Savior, The Saviour, Save or Redeemer" is of Latin origin. It is celebrated on March 18th.

Salvador's impression as a baby name

Salvador is a pleasant and charming name for a baby boy. Its origin is Mexican, but it has gained popularity all over the world because of its unique feel.

The name has an appealing sound to it and flows off the tongue with ease. It is also easy to spell and remember. One of the most notable things about Salvador as a baby boy name is that it means "savior," which brings with it a sense of hope, protection, and strength.

Naming your child this way could serve as an inspiration to them throughout their life to be a source of help and rescue for others in times of need. Overall, Salvador is an excellent option for parents looking for something that sounds attractive and carries meaningful significance.

How do I pronounce Salvador?

s(a)-lva-dor is the most common way to pronounce two syllabled Salvador. The name can also be pronounced as sal-vador.

Variants of Salvador

Salvator, Salvado

Names that rhyme with Salvador

How popular is the name Salvador?

a popular name in United States with over 47177 new-borns have been given the name since 1888. At the peak of its usage in 1990, it ranked 289th when 921 parents chose the moniker for their baby boys.

Additionally, the given name has been in the top 500 baby names an astounding 93 times Salvador was a common name in Spain. Over 1027 babies have been named Salvador since 2002.

When at the peak of its usage in 2002,. After 3 years of usage, the name has fallen out of the charts.

Salvador is a familiar baby name in France, it has been in use since 1901 and was able to reach the top 300 names.

In 1917, it achieved its highest ever ranking of 242 on boy names chart when 60 babies were given the name Salvador. Over 1880 people have been named Salvador in France.

Salvador is an uncommon baby name in England and Wales, even after 20 years of use, it could not make it big. Over 203 people have been named Salvador in England and Wales.

In Switzerland, it has been in use since 1998 and achieved its top ranking of 349 in 2018. Over 115 babies in Switzerland have been named Salvador.

Salvador is a rare baby name in Ireland there is very thin chances of it still being given since it isn't seen since 2007.

And also in Belgium. However things change on global perspective, Salvador is extremely popular in Mexico where every 1 in 400 have the name as well as in Philippines. Also the baby name is popular in Brazil, Argentina, Mozambique, El Salvador, Guatemala, Angola, Colombia, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Equatorial Guinea, Peru, Honduras, Chile, Venezuela and Ecuador.

At least, 970000 people globally have been given the name as per our estimate.

YearBoysGirls
RankBirthsRankBirths
2018647394
2017672374
2016593455
2015631421
2014600449
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Salvador in Nordic countries

CountriesMenWomen
First NameSecondary NameFirst NameSecondary Name
Netherlands9822255
Finland098150

What numerology tells about Salvador?

You don't believe much in love. However, deep inside, you secretly wish to find someone who will prove you wrong. You have a sharp focus and nothing slips your eye. You are all about independence, and like to have your own possessions because you like to enjoy luxury but not at any prize. Love makes you complete. You can't stand in one place for a long time because it bores you. Difficult times boost your self-confidence, especially when you are having an emotional breakdown and find the courage to make it through the day.

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  •  Gratiana has its origin in Latin and Hebrew, Gratiana means "Charm, Graceful and God's Favor" is used as a girl name. Gratiana is derivative of Grace.
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Middle names for Salvador

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Famous people named Salvador

  • Salvador de Madariaga, Spanish diplomat, writer, historian and pacifist
  • Salvador Novo, Mexican writer, poet, playwright, translator
  • Salvador Bacarisse, Spanish composer
  • Salvador Garriga Polledo,
  • Salvador Camarata, composer, arranger, trumpeter, and record producer
  • Salvador Aguirre, was acting President of Honduras for one week
  • Salvador Castaneda Castro, was President of El Salvador
  • Salvador Jovellanos, Paraguayan politician
  • Salvador Valeri i Pupurull, Catalan architect
  • Salvador Zubirán, He received his MD from the National University of Mexico Faculty of Medicine and visited the Peter Bent Brigham Hospital
  • Salvador María Granés, Spanish journalist and author of comic theater
  • Salvador Fidalgo, Spanish explorer
  • Salvador Lutteroth, Mexican professional wrestling promoter of the mid-twentieth century
  • Salvador of Horta, Spanish Franciscan lay brother
  • Salvador González, Castilian nobleman active in the regions of La Bureba and Burgos
  • Salvador Plascencia, American writer, born 21 December 1976
  • Salvador Ibáñez, Spanish luthier
  • Salvador Araneta, Filipino nationalist, constitutionalist, statesman, civil servant, lawyer, educator, economist, businessman
  • Salvador Luria, Italian microbiologist
  • Salvador Minuchin, family therapist born and raised
  • Salvador Moncada, Honduran-British pharmacologist and professor
  • Salvador Dalí, prominent Spanish surrealist
  • Salvador Allende, Chilean socialist politician and physician
  • Salvador Sánchez, Mexican boxer
  • Salvador Pineda, Mexican actor,
  • Salvador Milà, former Minister of the Environment and Housing of the Catalan Government by the Iniciativa per Catalunya Verds party
  • Salvador Vassallo, president and CEO of Vassallo Industries
  • Salvador Cabañas, retired Paraguayan football striker
  • Salvador Larroca, Spanish comic book artist
  • Salvador E. Felices, Major General Salvador E. FelicesParticipated
  • Salvador Laurel, Filipino lawyer and politician
  • Salvador Agron, a
  • Salvador Borrego, Mexican journalist and historical revisionist writer
  • Salvador P. Lopez, Filipino writer, journalist, educator
  • Salvador Puig Antich, Catalan militant anarchist whose unpopular execution under Francoist Spain made him a 'cause célèbre' for Catalan autonomists
  • Salvador Brau, Puerto Rican journalist, poet, dramatist, novelist
  • Salvador Jorge Blanco, politician, lawyer and a writer
  • Salvador Espriu, Spanish poet
  • Salvador, Christian band
  • Salvador Durán, Mexican race car driver
  • Salvador Garmendia, notable Venezuelan author
  • Salvador Gómez, former water polo player from Spain
  • Salvador de Iturbide y Marzán, grandson of Agustín de Iturbide
  • Salvador de Iturbide y Huarte, eighth child of Agustín I of Mexico and Empress Ana Maria Huarte
  • Salvador Camacho, Colombian lawyer, businessman and politician who
  • Salvador Santana, was born in 1983 in the San Francisco Bay Area
  • Salvador Carmona, former Mexican football defender
  • Salvador Abascal, Mexican politician and leading exponent of Mexican synarchism
  • Salvador Seguí, Catalan anarcho-syndicalist
  • Salvador Cabrera, Mexican professional football midfielder
  • Salvador Elizondo, Mexican writer of the 60s Generation of Mexican literature
  • Salvador Salguero, is a Peruvian retired football defender
  • Salvador Reyes Monteón, Mexican football player

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