noun the·ar·chy \ˈthēˌärkē\

Definition of thearchy



  1. 1 :  a political system based on government of men by God :  divine sovereignty :  theocracy in the Hindu thearchy there are two powerful and rival goddesses among manifold others — Rumer Godden

  2. 2 :  a system of hierarchy of deities

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Origin and Etymology of thearchy

Late Greek thearchia, from Greek the- + -archia -archy

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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