Definition of nomarch in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈnɒmɑːk/

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1The governor of an ancient Egyptian nome.
2The senior administrator of a modern Greek nomarchy.


mid 17th century: from Greek nomarkhēs or nomarkhos, from nomos 'nome' + arkhēs 'governor'.

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