ἄρχων

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A noun use of the present participle of ἄρχειν (árkhein, to rule). Related to Old Armenian արքունի (arkʿuni), արքայ (arkʿay).

Noun[edit]

ἄρχων (árkhōn) (genitive ἄρχοντος) m, third declension

  1. ruler

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

ἄρχων in A Greek–English Lexicon by Liddell & Scott, Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1940