Salvador

geographical name
Sal·​va·​dor | \ ˈsal-və-ˌdȯr How to pronounce Salvador (audio) , ˌsal-və-ˈdȯr \

Definition of Salvador

2 or formerly São Salvador \ sau̇ⁿ-​ˈsal-​və-​ˌdȯr How to pronounce São Salvador (audio) \ or Bahia \ bä-​ˈē-​ə How to pronounce Bahia (audio) \ port on an inlet of the Atlantic in northeastern Brazil; capital of the state of Bahia population 2,675,656

Other Words from Salvador

Salvadoran \ ˌsal-​və-​ˈdȯr-​ən How to pronounce Salvadoran (audio) \ adjective or noun
Salvadorean or Salvadorian \ ˌsal-​və-​ˈdȯr-​ē-​ən How to pronounce Salvadorian (audio) \ adjective or noun

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“Salvador.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Salvador. Accessed 22 January 2020.

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