politarch

noun

pol·​i·​tarch
ˈpäləˌtärk
plural -s
: a municipal magistrate in countries of the eastern Mediterranean under the Roman Empire
the seven politarchs who rules the cityUnited Presbyterian Magazine

Word History

Etymology

Greek politarchēs, from politēs citizen + -archēs -arch

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“Politarch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/politarch. Accessed 3 Mar. 2024.

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