Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

tetrarchy

play
noun te·trar·chy \ˈte-ˌträr-kē, ˈtē-\

Definition of tetrarchy

plural

tetrarchies

  1. :  government by four persons ruling jointly



15th Century

First Known Use of tetrarchy

15th century


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up tetrarchy? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

in the capacity or character of

Get Word of the Day daily email!