aristoi

plural noun
ar·​is·​toi | \ ˈarə̇ˌstȯi \

Definition of aristoi

1 : aristocrats every country has its bourgeois and its aristoi
2 usually singular in construction : aristocratic class

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History and Etymology for aristoi

Greek, from plural of aristos best, noblest

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“Aristoi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/aristoi. Accessed 9 May. 2021.

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