strategus

noun stra·te·gus \strəˈtēgəs\
variants: or

strategos

\", -ˌgäs\

Definition of strategus

plural

strategi

\-ēˌjī\ or

strategoi

\-ēˌgȯi\
  1. 1 :  a leader of an ancient and especially an ancient Greek army

  2. 2 :  an officer associated with the hipparch as chief executive of the boule in the Achaean and Aetolian Leagues

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Origin and Etymology of strategus

Latin strategus, from Greek stratēgos — more at stratagem


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