ethnarch : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n the ruler of a province (as in the Roman Empire and Byzantine Empire) or certain religious rulers with secular authority
the election of Makarios III to archbishop gave him the status of the ethnarch of Cyprus
- For political and spiritual guidance they relied on black-bearded Archbishop Makarios, head of Cyprus' Greek Orthodox Church and ethnarch of Cyprus' Greeks.
- The British insist that the agitation is largely the doing of one man, bearded Archbishop Myriarthefs Makarios, who calls himself the ethnarch, i.
- The bishops' action was curiously delayed; it has been more than twelve years, after all, since the bearded ethnarch was first elected President.