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Noun: hierarch (hierarchs)  'hI-u,raa(r)k
  1. A senior clergyman and dignitary
    - archpriest, high priest, prelate, primate
  2. A person who holds a high position in a hierarchy

Derived forms: hierarchs

Type of: important person, influential person, personage, priest

Part of: hierarchy, pecking order, power structure

Encyclopedia: Hierarch