The office of the mayor is usually in city hall.
The definition of a mayor is the leader of a city.
Rudy Giuliani, who was elected to lead New York City from 1994 to 2001, is an example of a mayor.
the elected or appointed head of a municipal government, usually the chief administrative official but sometimes a largely ceremonial figure having little executive authority
Origin of mayorMiddle English mair from Old French maire from Classical Latin major, comparative of magnus, great: see magni-
The head of government of a city, town, borough, or municipal corporation.
Origin of mayorMiddle English maire from Old French from Medieval Latin māior from Latin greater, superior ; see meg- in Indo-European roots.
- A surname.