In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(rescuer)masculine salvadorfeminine salvadorafeminine salvación
- My thoughts cling to the tangible memory of you and your every little gesture and movement like a drowning person clings to their saviour.
- She did not question the fact that the film was intended to portray a truth about sanctimonious priests posing as the saviours of a religious heritage.
- The beginning of the new millennium brings renewed hope and new saviours.
- They've also been called the saviours of rock 'n' roll.
- But if the script isn't entirely brilliant - and it isn't - the true saviours of this film are the two stars themselves.
- So he let the crisis spin out in order to present himself, as in 1940, the saviour of the nation.
- After all if what I was hearing from my fellow St Lucian was true then a savior or saviors were needed to effect a rescue.
- Their stories are narrated with sharp adroitness and lessons are drawn that apply to our modern-day craving for supermen and saviours.
- The band can be the saviours of the music industry today and forever.
- The textile industry, oft hailed as a saviour to poor countries with abundant cheap labour, hasn't boomed as expected.
- As characters go, Sir Arthur is the saviour, but, in some ways, it is George who is the truest of the bunch.
- Historically, New Zealand's voters have always wanted a change of government to make the State their saviour once more.
- Positioned as the saviors of the nation, foreigners slide all too easily into becoming its scapegoats.
- The rogue doctor, the Hippocratic saviour turned hypocritic slayer, is a mercifully rare medical phenomenon in this country.
- Varied mythical figures have been conjured up as saviours of a people in decline or bondage.
- I mean, you are touted as the saviours of dance music.
- Well, there's one thing: rock and roll doesn't need saviours as much as it needs a good set of bodyguards.
- If we do not act now, instead of being saviours, we will be the perpetrators of the world's worst holocaust.
- Some may say she is a saviour, and some may say she is an immoral, misguided pseudo-philanthropist.
- The band were supposed to be the saviours of rock and while the album was good, it was far from being the utter genius we had been promised.
2Religionthe/our Savior — el/nuestro Salvador
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