archididascalos

noun
ar·chi·di·das·ca·los | \ -ˌdīˈd- -₋ləs \
variants: or archididascalus \-ləs \
plural archididascali\-ˌlī \

Definition of archididascalos 

: a chief teacher (as a headmaster in a school)

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History and Etymology for archididascalos

Late Greek archididaskalos, from Greek archi- + didaskalos teacher, from didaskein to teach

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