Meaning and Name Origin
Sauveur \sa(u)-veur\ as a boys' name. Sauveur's name origin is Latin, and the meaning of the name Sauveur is "savior". Sauveur is a form of Salvador (Latin): Spanish form of Salvator, a place name in Latin America. Distinctive as a name for boys.
Sauveur is a rare given name for males but a somewhat popular surname for both adults and children (#78696 out of 88799, Top 89%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of the boy name Sauveur and related names. Prominent alternative forms of Sauveur (#unlisted) rated in the Top 1000 are Sal, Salvador (#600 the previous year) and Salvatore (#899). Adoption of these boy names reached its peak during 1940-1949 and is now much lower, with the form Salvatore becoming less in vogue. Salvador (#600) is the most chic boy name in this list. (2014 Birth Statistics)