tutela etymology

Latin word tutela comes from Latin tueor, Latin -ela

Detailed word origin of tutela

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
tueor Latin (lat) I care for, guard, defend, protect, support, compensate or make up for.. I look or gaze at, behold, watch, view.. I uphold, keep up, maintain, preserve.
-ela Latin (lat) Forms abstract nouns from verbs, often specifically deponent verbs.
tutela Latin (lat) Dependent, client. Tutelage, guardianship.

Words with the same origin as tutela

Descendants of tueor
Descendants of -ela