noun (plural thearchies)archaic
Rule by a god or gods.
More example sentences
- There, an attempt to set up a Buddhist thearchy has led to chaos and a left-wing military dictatorship.
mid 17th century: from ecclesiastical Greek thearkhia 'godhead', from theos 'god' + arkhein 'to rule'.
Definition of thearchy in:
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