What is protection?

Butterfly
Butterfly
May 18, 2015
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.