tetrarch

noun te·trarch \ ˈte-ˌträrk , ˈtē- \
Updated on: 28 Feb 2018

Definition of tetrarch

1 : a governor of the fourth part of a province
2 : a subordinate prince

tetrarchic

play \te-ˈträr-kik, tē-\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of tetrarch

Middle English, from Latin tetrarcha, from Greek tetrarchēs, from tetra- + -archēs -arch


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