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custodes

[kuh-stoh-deez; Latin koo s-toh-des] /kʌˈstoʊ diz; Latin kʊsˈtoʊ dɛs/
noun
1.
plural of custos.

custos

[kuhs-tos; Latin koo s-tohs] /ˈkʌs tɒs; Latin ˈkʊs toʊs/
noun, plural custodes
[kuh-stoh-deez; Latin koo s-toh-des] /kʌˈstoʊ diz; Latin kʊsˈtoʊ dɛs/ (Show IPA)
1.
(italics) Latin. a custodian.
2.
a superior in the Franciscan order.
Origin
late Middle English
1425-1475
1425-75; late Middle English < Medieval Latin

quis custodiet ipsos custodes?

[kwis koo-stoh-dee-et ip-sohs koo-stoh-deys; English kwis kuh-stoh-dee-it ip-sohs kuh-stoh-deez] /kwɪs kʊˈstoʊ diˌɛt ˈɪp soʊs kʊˈstoʊ deɪs; English kwɪs kəˈstoʊ di ɪt ˈɪp soʊs kəˈstoʊ diz/
Latin.
1.
who shall keep watch over the guardians?
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British Dictionary definitions for custodes

custos

/ˈkʌstɒs/
noun (pl) custodes (kʌˈstəʊdiːz)
1.
a superior in the Franciscan religious order Also called (in England) guardian
Word Origin
C15: from Latin: keeper, guard

quis custodiet ipsos custodes?

/kwɪs kʊsˈtəʊdɪˌɛt ˈɪpsɒs kʊsˈtəʊdiːz/
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1.
who will guard the guards?
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