gymnasiarchy

government over a school or academy

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • gymnasiarch — gymnasiarchy, n. /jim nay zee ahrk /, n. (in ancient Greece) a magistrate who superintended the gymnasia and public games in certain cities. [1650 60; < L gymnasiarchus master of a gymnasium < Gk gymnasíarchos, equiv. to gymnási(on) (see… …   Universalium

  • Forms of Government — It has been suggested that every government which has ever existed has been a prime example of kakistocracy, or the rule of the worst, but this list of 169 different types of leadership suggests that that might be a bit too simplistic. Each of… …   Phrontistery dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.