tutelar

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tutelaris, from tūtēla(tutelage, guardianship; dependent, client) + -āris(used to form an adjective, usually from a noun, indicating a relationship or a pertaining to).

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Adjective[edit]

tutelar ‎(comparative more tutelar, superlative most tutelar)

  1. Serving as a guardian; protective; tutelary.

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Noun[edit]

tutelar ‎(plural tutelars)

  1. One that is tutelary.

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

tutela +‎ -ar.

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Verb[edit]

tutelar ‎(first-person singular present indicative tutelo, past participle tutelado)

  1. to protect (be guardian to)

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Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tutelar m, f ‎(plural tutelares)

  1. tutelar, tutelary

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Verb[edit]

tutelar

  1. to act as a guardian to, to supervise, to look after

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