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synonyms for tutelar

  • advisory
  • custodial
  • protective
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How to use tutelar in a sentence

It was a species of brief elegy to the memory of Turenne, whom the French soldier still regarded as his tutelar genius.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
None of the greater gods of Hellas are winged like the tutelar gods of the Assyrians and Persians were.
ANCIENT FAITHS AND MODERNTHOMAS INMAN
The Welsh regarded him as their tutelar saint, and annually held festivals in his honour.
THE MYSTERIES OF ALL NATIONSJAMES GRANT
At the west end is a mosaic of S. Castrense, Monreale's tutelar saint, casting out a devil, and also walking on the sea.
CATHEDRAL CITIES OF ITALYWILLIAM WIEHE COLLINS
Osiris became from that time the tutelar deity of the Egyptians.
THE STUDENT'S MYTHOLOGYCATHERINE ANN WHITE
But in every class these Ujigami were worshiped as the tutelar deity of the community in which the temple stood.
THE SHINTO CULTMILTON SPENSER TERRY
Between them is a lofty niche over the west front, which contains a statue of the tutelar.
SOME ACCOUNT OF GOTHIC ARCHITECTURE IN SPAINGEORGE EDMUND STREET
Other saints had a more limited fame, and each kingdom of Christendom had its tutelar saint.
CURIOSITIES OF CHRISTIAN HISTORYCROAKE JAMES
Each gens has the name of some animal, the ancient of such animal being its tutelar god.
WYANDOT GOVERNMENT: A SHORT STUDY OF TRIBAL SOCIETYJOHN WESLEY POWELL
The leader of this Asiatic army was called Odin or Wodin: first their general, afterwards their tutelar deity.
THE WORKS OF THE RIGHT HONOURABLE EDMUND BURKE, VOL. VII. (OF 12)EDMUND BURKE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO TUTELAR

  • advisory
  • custodial
  • guardian
  • protective
  • tutelar
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.