Gymnasiarch definition

jimnāzēärk
In ancient Greece, an official who supervised athletic games, contests, and schools.
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(historical) An Athenian officer who superintended the gymnasia and paid for the oil and other necessities.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
gymnasiarch
Plural:
gymnasiarchs

Origin of gymnasiarch

  • Latin gymnasiarchus, from Ancient Greek.

    From Wiktionary