Definition of San Salvador in US English:

San Salvador

proper noun

  • 1An island in the southeastern Bahamas, believed to be the site where Columbus first landed in the New World in 1492; population 1,700 (est. 2009).

  • 2The capital of El Salvador; population 316,090 (2007).

Pronunciation

San Salvador

/ˌsæn ˈsælvədɔr//ˌsan ˈsalvədôr/