ἡγεμονία

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From ἡγέομαι (hēgéomai, I go before, lead).

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ἡγεμονία (hēgemonía) (genitive ἡγεμονίας) f, first declension

  1. the act of leading
  2. supreme power, supremacy, command
  3. office of governor, reign
  4. a division of the army under its officer
  5. chief thing, principal part

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