ἡγεμονία

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ἡγέομαι (hēgeomai, I go before, lead).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ἡγεμονία (hēgemonia) (genitive ἡγεμονίας) f, first declension

  1. the act of leading
  2. supreme power, supremacy, command
  3. office of governor, reign
  4. a division of the army under its officer
  5. chief thing, principal part

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DescendantsEdit

  • English: hegemony
  • Russian: гегемония f (gegemónija)

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