salvateur etymology

French word salvateur comes from Proto-Indo-European *solo-, Proto-Indo-European *solh₂-, and later Latin salvo ((Late Latin) I save (make safe or healthy).)

Detailed word origin of salvateur

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*solo- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*solh₂- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
salvo Latin (lat) (Late Latin) I save (make safe or healthy).
salvare Italian (ita) (transitive) to save, guard, safeguard, protect, defend. (transitive) to save, rescue, retrieve, deliver.
salvator Late Latin (LL)
salvateur French (fra) Saving; that saves.

Words with the same origin as salvateur

Descendants of *solo-
salubre saluer salut salutaire sauf sauge sauvable sauver sauveur
Descendants of *solh₂-
Solange aérosol insouciamment insouciant seuil sol soldat solde solennel solennité solfier solide sollicitation solliciter sollicitude sou soucier