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Definition of Patron deity

Patron deity Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
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A tutelary (also tutelar) is a deity or spirit who is a guardian, patron or protector of a particular place, geographic feature, person, lineage, nation, culture or occupation. Both tutelary and tutelar can be used as either a noun or an adjective.

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