What is protection?
The word "protection" is of French origin and is associated with the similar word "protege" (from the French. Protege, from the Latin. Protego - to "protect"). Let us consider in more detail what patronage and protege are, what meanings these words have.
Protection (in other words, protesting) - support from an influential person, active assistance and help to someone in arranging his affairs. The one who is engaged in a patronage is called a protector. The one who receives the patronage is called a protege.
Synonyms of the word "protection" are the following: protection, patronage, custody care. The most full-fledged synonym for this word is, perhaps, "protezhirovanie". All others have certain semantic shades:
- Protection involves various actions committed to protect or protect someone from something.
- Patronage is intercession and assistance to someone who is to someone weaker, who is in a lower position.
- Guardianship in one of the meanings of a given word is to take care of someone, protect someone, patronage.