guardian
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guardian(
gar
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di
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ihn
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (defender)
a. el guardián
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la guardiana
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Those superheroes consider themselves guardians of the galaxy.Esos superhéroes se consideran los guardianes de la galaxia.
b. el protector
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la protectora
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The police should serve as guardians of the law.Los policías deben servir como protectores de la ley.
2. (legal)
a. el tutor
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la tutora
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(of a child)
Any attendees under 18 years of age must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.Cualquier asistente menor de 18 años debe ser acompañado por su padre o tutor legal.
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guardian
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of standards)
a. el guardián(ana)
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
la guardián(ana)
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
2. (law)
a. el tutor(ora)
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
la tutor(ora)
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(of minor)
guardian angelángel custodio or de la guarda
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guardian [ˈɡɑːdɪən]
noun
1 protectora (f); protector (m); guardián (m)
2 (Jur) [of child] tutora (f)
modifier
guardian angel (n) ángel (m) custodio; ángel (m) de la guarda
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guardián
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el guardián, la guardiana(
gwahr
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dyahn
)
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
1. (defender)
a. guardian
Tan pronto como asumió el poder, se convirtió en el guardián de los derechos de los pobres y los necesitados.As soon as he assumed power, he became the guardian of the rights of the poor and needy.
2. (warden)
a. watchman
Los dos guardianes tomaban café y charlaban frente a las pantallas del circuito cerrado de televisión.The two watchmen were having coffee and chatting in front of the CCTV screens.
b. keeper
El guardián del zoo entró en el recinto de los elefantes para darles de comer.The zoo keeper went into the elephants' enclosure to feed them.
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guardián
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (de persona)
a. guardian
2. (de cosa)
a. watchman, keeper
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guardiánana guardiana
1 (defensor) guardian
Benegas es el guardián de los secretos de Filesa
2 (guarda) warden; keeper; (EEUU) (Zoología) keeper; (vigilante) watchman
guardián/ana de niño(s) guardián/ana de parque guardián/ana de prisiones
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