What does guardian mean?

Definitions for guardian
ˈgɑr di ənguardian

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. defender, guardian, protector, shielder(noun)

    a person who cares for persons or property

Wiktionary

  1. guardian(Noun)

    Someone who guards, watches over, or protects.

  2. guardian(Noun)

    A person legally responsible for a minor (in loco parentis).

  3. guardian(Noun)

    A person legally responsible for an incompetent person.

  4. guardian(Noun)

    A superior in a Franciscan monastery.

  5. guardian(Noun)

    A major or final enemy; boss.

  6. Guardian(ProperNoun)

    A British daily national newspaper.

  7. Origin: guardein, *

Webster Dictionary

  1. Guardian(verb)

    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. Guardian(verb)

    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

  3. Guardian(adj)

    performing, or appropriate to, the office of a protector; as, a guardian care

  4. Origin: [OF. guardain, gardien, F. gardien, LL. guardianus. See Guard, v. t., and cf. Wasden.]

Freebase

  1. Guardian

    Guardian is an American Christian hard rock/metal band. The band released six studio albums, three additional albums in Spanish—and toured extensively worldwide. There are also numerous compilations, live records and bootlegs available.

Editors Contribution

  1. guardian

    A person defined by law with the legal responsibility for a child or another person.

    For children their parent is their guardian, for other people whose parents are no longer on the earth they can have a guardian appointed for their welfare and care.

    Submitted by MC Harmonious on June 14, 2016  

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'guardian' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4323

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'guardian' in Nouns Frequency: #1545

How to pronounce guardian?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say guardian in sign language?

  1. guardian

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of guardian in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of guardian in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of guardian in a Sentence

  1. Heraclitus:

    A man's character is his guardian divinity.

  2. Sonia Murdock:

    I always say he was our family's first guardian angel.

  3. Allen Clemmons:

    It was getting really hard to breathe. He is truly my guardian angel.

  4. Cometan:

    How lucky am I to have five guardian angels with a grand philosophical vision.

  5. President George W. Bush:

    It’s great knowing that once again I can be one of the guardian angels over my brothers in the battlefield.

Images & Illustrations of guardian

  1. guardianguardianguardianguardianguardian

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