Origin of hierarch
Examples from the Web for hierarch
Historical Examples of hierarch
Because, although the Ark was high, Noah was a higher ark (hierarch).How to Solve Conundrums
Because, although the ark was high, Noah was a higher ark (Hierarch).The Handbook of Conundrums
Edith B. Ordway
Whistler, though alive and about, was already looked to as a hierarch by the young.And Even Now
All things are lawful to the Hierarch; for he knows the nature and value of all.
The hierarch rose hastily and glanced into his dark keen eyes with an inquiring look.Strange Stories
- a person in a position of high priestly authority
- a person holding high rank in a religious hierarchy
1570s, from Medieval Latin hierarcha, from Greek hierarkhes "leader of sacred rites, high priest" (see hierarchy).