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redeemer

[ri-dee-mer] /rɪˈdi mər/
noun
1.
a person who redeems.
2.
(initial capital letter) Jesus Christ.
Origin of redeemer
late Middle English
1400-1450
late Middle English word dating back to 1400-50; See origin at redeem, -er1
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British Dictionary definitions for redeemer

Redeemer

/rɪˈdiːmə/
noun
1.
The Redeemer, Jesus Christ as having brought redemption to mankind
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Word Origin and History for redeemer
n.

early 15c., agent noun from redeem. Originally in the Christian sense, "Savior of the world, Jesus Christ;" it replaced earlier redemptor.

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