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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Derived from κράτος (krátos, strength”, “power) +‎ -ία (-ía, noun-forming suffix).

SuffixEdit

-κρατίᾱ (-kratíāf (genitive -κρατίᾱς); first declension

  1. -cracy (government, rule)

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GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek -κρατία (-kratía).

SuffixEdit

-κρατία (-kratíaf

  1. -cracy (indicating "domination by")
    πλούτος (ploútos, wealth)       πλουτοκρατία (ploutokratía, plutocracy)
  2. -ism (indicating "dominating system")
    αποικία (apoikía, colony)       αποικιοκρατία (apoikiokratía, colonialism)

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