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EPARCH

 Dictionary entry overview: What does eparch mean? 

EPARCH (noun)
  The noun EPARCH has 2 senses:

1. a bishop or metropolitan in charge of an eparchy in the Eastern Church
2. the governor or prefect of an eparchy in ancient Greece

  Familiarity information: EPARCH used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


EPARCH (noun)


Sense 1eparch [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A bishop or metropolitan in charge of an eparchy in the Eastern Church

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Hypernyms ("eparch" is a kind of...):

bishop (a clergyman having spiritual and administrative authority; appointed in Christian churches to oversee priests or ministers; considered in some churches to be successors of the twelve apostles of Christ)


Sense 2eparch [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

The governor or prefect of an eparchy in ancient Greece

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Hypernyms ("eparch" is a kind of...):

governor (the head of a state government)


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