Meaning of arch- in English:


Pronunciation /ɑːtʃ/

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Translate arch- into Spanish

  • 1Chief; principal.

    • ‘archdiocese’
    chief, principal, foremost, leading, main, pre-eminent, cardinal, major, prime, premier, elite, star, outstanding, ultra-, super-
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    1. 1.1(in an unfavourable sense) pre-eminent of its kind; out-and-out.
      • ‘arch-enemy’
      greatest, leading, foremost, best, finest, chief, outstanding, excellent, distinguished, prominent, eminent, important, major, star, top, top-tier, topmost, famous, renowned, celebrated, illustrious, towering, supreme, superior, exceptional, unrivalled, unsurpassed, unequalled, inimitable, incomparable, matchless, peerless, unmatched, arch-, transcendent
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Via Latin from Greek arkhi-, from arkhos ‘chief’.