noun, plural eu·pat·ri·dae [yoo-pa-tri-dee] /yuˈpæ trɪˌdi/.
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To that eupatrid, joined before with himself, was now intrusted the command of the Grecian fleet.Athens: Its Rise and Fall, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Eupatrid, ū-pat′rid, n. a member of the Athenian aristocracy.
It is not probable that the Eupatrid families were all autochthonous, even in the loose sense of that term.
It is clear that the executive power in the state (see Archon) was still vested in the Eupatrid class.
Between the Eupatrid oligarchy and the rule of Peisistratus there comes the timocracy of Solon.