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Webster's 1828 Dictionary

EP'ARCH, n. [Gr. dominion.] The governor or prefect of a province.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: a bishop or metropolitan in charge of an eparchy in the Eastern Church
2: the governor or prefect of an eparchy in ancient Greece

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. the chief bishop of an eparchy. Etymology: Gk eparkhos (as EPI-, arkhos ruler)

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Eparch Ep"arch, n. [Gr. ?; over + ? chief, ? supreme power, dominion.] In ancient Greece, the governor or perfect of a province; in modern Greece, the ruler of an eparchy.



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