tutrix


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tutrix

(ˈtjuːtrɪks)
n
obsolete a female tutor or guardian
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Nava vinculi Tutrix contrarium censet, sed ad sustinendam suam thesim movet unice argumenta postmatrimonialia.
We see this again in the Myroure of Oure Ladye, an English explication of the Brigittine Office written for the sisters, which translates the Latin prayer to Birgitta, "esto tutrix esto nutrix / tibi prone familie" as "be a defender & a norysher to the meke meyne of thy howsolde," and comments, "Her mayne is all tho that serue her.
Tu requies, species, saties et manna saporis, Nutrix, adiutrix, tutrix in agone laboris, Tu libanus, platanus, clibanus per flamen amoris, Balsamus et calamus, thalamus, spiramen odoris.