An example of an aristocrat is the Frenchman Marquis de Sade.
A natural aristocrat who insists on the best accommodations.
The aristocrat of cars.
Origin of aristocrat
- French aristocrate from aristocratie aristocracy from Old French from Late Latin aristocratia aristocracy
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From French aristocrate (a word from the French Revolution), from aristocratie., from ἄριστος (aristos, “best”) (compare Old English ar) + κράτος (kratos, “rule”).