noun ec·cle·si·arch \-lēzēˌärk\

Definition of ecclesiarch



  1. 1 :  a high church official or ruling prelate

  2. 2 [Middle Greek ekklēsiarchēs, from Greek ekklēsia church + -archēs -arch] :  a sacristan in the Eastern Church

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Origin and Etymology of ecclesiarch

ecclesi- + -arch

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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