Examples from the Web for hierarchic
It was a sort of hierarchic organization, of which the rules were most rigidly enforced.The Hansa Towns|Helen Zimmern
Then he took the hierarchic side resolutely; in contradiction to the Constitutions, he appealed to the Pope.
What a decidedly antipapal character did the Church, which retained most of the hierarchic usages, nevertheless assume!
I suppose, also, that Schneeweiss had imagined that I was quite imbued with hierarchic views.John Ronge: The Holy Coat Of Treves|John Ronge
For with the acceptance of the hierarchic ideas the prestige of their martyr grew day by day.
Word Origin and History for hierarchic (1 of 2)
1680s, from Medieval Latin hierarchicus, from hierarchia (see hierarchy). Hierarchical is from 1580s.