Definition of Polemarch. Meaning of Polemarch. Synonyms of Polemarch

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Definition of Polemarch

Polemarch
Polemarch Pol"e*march, n. [Gr. ?; ? war + ? leader, from ? to be first.] (Gr. Antiq.) In Athens, originally, the military commanderin-chief; but, afterward, a civil magistrate who had jurisdiction in respect of strangers and sojourners. In other Grecian cities, a high military and civil officer.

Meaning of Polemarch from wikipedia

- A polemarch (/ˈpɔːləˌmɑːrk/, from Ancient Gr****: πολέμαρχος, polemarchos) was a senior military title in various ancient Gr**** city states (poleis). The...
- Athenian polemarch at the Battle of Marathon which took place during 490 BC. According to Herodotus he was from the Attica deme of Afidnes. As polemarch, Callimachus...
- president of the national fraternity is known as the Grand Polemarch, who ****igns a Province Polemarch for each of the twelve provinces (regions) of the nation...
- Polemarch (1918 – after 1937) was a British Thoroughbred racehorse and sire. He showed considerable promise as a two-year-old in 1920 when he won the...
- evolved, the three office holders being known as the Archon Eponymos, the Polemarch, and the Archon Basileus. According to Aristotle's Constitution of the...
- Polemarchus or Polemarch (/ˈpɒlɪˌmɑːrk/; Gr****: Πολέμαρχος; 5th century – 404 BCE) was an ancient Athenian philosopher from the Piraeus. The son of Cephalus...
- absorbed into the generalship: each of the ten generals would rotate as polemarch for one day, and during this day his vote would serve as tie-breaker if...
- state: the three office holders were known as the eponymous archon, the polemarch (πολέμαρχος, "war ruler"), and the archon basileus (ἄρχων βασιλεύς, "king...
- Callistratus of Aphidnae, an ancient Archon of Athens. Callimachus, the Athenian Polemarch at the Battle of Marathon. List of muni****lities of Attica "Απογραφή...
- responsible for keeping all the formerly warring nations in line, and a Polemarch, responsible for organizing all the military forces of the planet into...
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