Hagiarchy

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Hagiarchy A sacred government; government by holy orders of men.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n hagiarchy A sacred or sacerdotal government; government by the priests or clergy.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Hagiarchy hā′ji-ar-ki government by priests
    • Hagiarchy Also Hagioc′racy
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. "a`gios sacred, holy + -archy,