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Definition of Guardian

Guardian
Guardian Guard"i*an, a. Performing, or appropriate to, the office of a protector; as, a guardian care. Feast of Guardian Angels (R. C. Ch.) a church festival instituted by Pope Paul V., and celebrated on October 2d. Guardian angel. (a) The particular spiritual being believed in some branches of the Christian church to have guardianship and protection of each human being from birth. (b) Hence, a protector or defender in general. --O. W. Holmes. Guardian spirit, in the belief of many pagan nations, a spirit, often of a deceased relative or friend, that presides over the interests of a household, a city, or a region.
Guardian
Guardian Guard"i*an, n. [OF. guardain, gardien, F. gardien, LL. guardianus. See Guard, v. t., and cf. Wasden.] 1. One who guards, preserves, or secures; one to whom any person or thing is committed for protection, security, or preservation from injury; a warden. 2. (Law) One who has, or is entitled to, the custody of the person or property of an infant, a minor without living parents, or a person incapable of managing his own affairs. Of the several species of guardians, the first are guardians by nature. -- viz., the father and (in some cases) the mother of the child. --Blockstone. Guardian ad litem(Law), a guardian appointed by a court of justice to conduct a particular suit. Guardians of the poor, the members of a board appointed or elected to care for the relief of the poor within a township, or district.

Meaning of Guardian from wikipedia

- The Guardian is a British daily newspaper. It was founded in 1821 as The Manchester Guardian, and changed its name in 1959. Along with its sister papers...
- Guardian may refer to: Legal guardian, a person with the authority and duty to care for the interests of another Guardian(s) or The Guardian(s) may also...
- A legal guardian is a person who has the legal authority (and the corresponding duty) to care for the personal and property interests of another person...
- A guardian angel is an angel that is ****igned to protect and guide a particular person, group, kingdom, or country. Belief in guardian angels can be traced...
- Blind Guardian is a German power metal band formed in 1984 in Krefeld, West Germany. They are often credited as one of the seminal and most influential...
- Ladislav "GuardiaN" Kovács is a Slovak professional Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) player and former Counter-Strike: Source (CS:S) and Counter-Strike...
- The Guardian Angels is a non-profit international volunteer organization of unarmed crime-prevention. The Guardian Angels organization was founded February...
- The Last Guardian is an action-adventure game developed by SIE ****an Studio and published by Sony Interactive Entertainment for the PlayStation 4. In the...
- The Guardian is a 2006 American action-adventure drama film directed by Andrew Davis. The film stars Kevin Costner, Ashton Kutcher and Melissa Sagemiller...
- Guardian (Chinese: 镇魂; pinyin: Zhèn Hún) is a 2018 Chinese web series starring Bai Yu and Zhu Yilong. An adaptation of the fantasy-BL web novel of the...
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