Symposiarch definition

sĭm-pōzē-ärk
The master or director of a symposium, especially one in ancient Greece.
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A toastmaster.
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The master or director of a symposium, esp. in ancient Greece.
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(historical, Ancient Greece) The master of a feast.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
symposiarch
Plural:
symposiarchs

Origin of symposiarch

  • Greek sumposiarkhos sumposion symposium symposium arkhos ruler –arch

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

  • Ancient Greek, related to symposium.

    From Wiktionary