hiërarchie

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French ierarchie (French hiérarchie), from Latin hierarchia, from Ancient Greek ἱεραρχία (hierarkhía, rule of a high priest), from ἱεράρχης (hierárkhēs, high priest), from ἱερός (hierós, holy) and ἄρχω (árkhō, I rule).

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • Hyphenation: hië‧rar‧chie or hi‧erar‧chie

Noun[edit]

hiërarchie f (plural hiërarchieën, diminutive hiërarchietje n)

  1. hierarchy (body of authoritative officials)