salvor

[sal-ver]

Origin of salvor

First recorded in 1670–80; salv(age) + -or2
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salvor

salver

noun
  1. a person instrumental in salvaging a vessel or its cargo

Word Origin for salvor

C17: from salvage + -or 1
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