Nomarchy meaning

nŏmärkē
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Any of the administrative provinces of modern Greece.
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A province or territorial division of a kingdom, under the rule of a nomarch; a nome.
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Origin of nomarchy

  • Modern Greek nomarkhia from Greek nomarkhiā district nomos district nome -arkhiā -archy

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition