noun gym·na·si·arch \-zēˌärk\

Definition of gymnasiarch



  1. 1 :  one responsible for the training of athletes in ancient Greece

  2. 2 :  the head or head tutor of a school or college

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Origin and Etymology of gymnasiarch

Latin gymnasiarchus, from Greek gymnasiarchos, from gymnasion gymnasium + archos chief, ruler — more at archi-

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a trip made at another's expense

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