God is an example of a Savior.
A person who saves you from drowning is an example of a savior.
Origin of savior
- Middle English saviour from Old French sauveour from Late Latin salvātor from salvāre to save save1
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- First attested in 1300. From Middle English saviour, from Old French sauveour, from Late Latin salvÄtor, from salvÄre.
- From savior.