strategus

noun
stra·​te·​gus | \strəˈtēgəs\
variants: or strategos \", -​ˌgäs \
plural strategi\-​ēˌjī \ or strategoi\-​ēˌgȯi \

Definition of strategus 

1 : a leader of an ancient and especially an ancient Greek army

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

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History and Etymology for strategus

Latin strategus, from Greek stratēgos

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