ἄρχων

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See also: άρχων and αρχών

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 (árkhōnm (genitive ἄρχοντος); third declension

  1. ruler

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

ἄρχων in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press