ἀρχιερεύς

Ancient GreekEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • ἀρχείρευς (Aeolic)
  • ἀρχιέρεως (Ionic)
  • ἀρχίρευς

EtymologyEdit

From ἀρχι- "chief" and ἱερεύς "priest"

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ἀρχιερεύς (arkhiereus) (genitive ἀρχιερέως) m, third declension

  1. chief priest, high priest

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Russian: архиерей (arxijeréj)

ReferencesEdit

Last modified on 13 August 2013, at 12:37