demarchy etymology

English word demarchy comes from English demo- (People or society.), English -archy (Form of government or rule.)

Detailed word origin of demarchy

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
demo- English (eng) People or society.
-archy English (eng) Form of government or rule.
demarchy English (eng) Government by decision-makers who have been randomly selected by sortition (lot) from a pool of eligible citizens.

Words with the same origin as demarchy

Descendants of demo-
demogenetics demogogue demographer demography demolatry demolinguistics demonymy demosophy
Descendants of -archy
anthroparchy biarchy cryptarchy exilarchy hagiarchy hecatarchy heterarchy hydrarchy hyperarchy iatrarchy kritarchy kyriarchal kyriarchy minarchy ochlarchy octarchy paparchy partyarchy patriarchate phylarchy polyarchic polyarchy squirearchy triarchy