Definition of chiliarch in English:

chiliarch

Line breaks: chili|arch
Pronunciation: /ˈkɪlɪɑːk/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

noun

(In ancient Greece) a commander of a thousand men.

Origin

late 16th century: via late Latin from Greek khiliarkhēs, from khilioi 'thousand'.

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