Meaning of NOMARCH in English


ˈnäˌmärk noun

( -s )

Etymology: Greek nomarchēs, nomarchos (also, governor of a region or province), from Greek nomos district + -archēs, -archos -arch — more at nimble

1. : the chief magistrate of a nome in ancient Egypt


[New Greek nomarchēs, from Greek]

: the chief administrator of a nomarchy in modern Greece

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