navarch

noun

na·​varch
ˈnāˌvärk
plural -s
: the commander of a fleet in ancient Greece

Word History

Etymology

Latin navarchus, nauarchus, from Greek nauarchos, from naus ship + -archos -arch

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“Navarch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/navarch. Accessed 18 Jul. 2024.

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