“And he said, The LORD is my rock, and my fortress, and my deliverer;” (2 Samuel 22:2 KJV)
1. One who delivers; one who releases or rescues; a preserver.
The Lord raised up a deliverer to Israel. Judges 30.
2. One who relates, or communicates.
The Dove are perching birds, which along with the pigeons belong to the taxonomic family Columbidae. They are perhaps best known as birds of gentle nature, but are also popular game birds. The symbolism of a white dove (though most “white doves” are actually white homing pigeons), has been used for peace, purity, and innocent love. Columbidae Family
[Definitions from Webster’s Dictionary of American English (1828), unless noted.]