autarch

[ aw-tahrk ]
/ ˈɔ tɑrk /

noun

an absolute ruler; autocrat; tyrant.

Nearby words

  1. austronesian,
  2. aut,
  3. aut caesar, aut nihil,
  4. aut-,
  5. autacoid,
  6. autarchy,
  7. autarky,
  8. autecic,
  9. autecious,
  10. auteciously

Origin of autarch

1860–65; < Greek aútarchos, noun use of aútarchos autocratic, equivalent to aut- aut- + -archos -arch

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