SOS Definition and Meaning, What does it Stand for

What does SOS Stand for?

SOS Stands forĀ Save Our Souls

Some more possible meanings

  • Save Our Ship
  • Send Out Succor

What Does SOS Mean

Now you probably understand what SOS means. SOS is used to get help in times for bad event, distress, hardship etc.. You must have seen SOS on mobile phones as well when your phone gets blocked or barred. You are not allowed to use your phone, but it still shows SOS. This feature let users make emergency call (service depends on network, country and carrier).

Example of SOS Usage

SOS Help exmaple

The guy in the picture is stuck on an Island, and he has madeĀ SOS sign in big letter, so someone can see and help him, may be a helicopter.