plural -archies

Definition of -archy 

: rule : government squirearchy

History and Etymology for -archy

Latin -archia, from Greek, from archein to rule — more at arch-

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archvillain

archway

-archy

Arcidae

Arcifera

arcifinious

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-archy

noun suffix
\ˌär-kē, in a few words also ər-kē\
plural -archies

Kids Definition of -archy

: rule : government monarchy

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