octarchy etymology

English word octarchy comes from English octo- (Eight.), English -archy (Form of government or rule.)

Detailed word origin of octarchy

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
octo- English (eng) Eight.
-archy English (eng) Form of government or rule.
octarchy English (eng) A government of eight people.. A group of eight states.

Words with the same origin as octarchy

Descendants of octo-
Octomom isooctane octane octanedione octanol octoate octobass octobassist octobrachiate octocellular octocentenary octochamp octocoral octodentate octofoil octolateral octolocular octonaphthene octopetalous octophone octopole octoradiated octospermous octoword septopus
Descendants of -archy
anthroparchy biarchy cryptarchy demarchy exilarchy hagiarchy hecatarchy heterarchy hydrarchy hyperarchy iatrarchy kritarchy kyriarchal kyriarchy minarchy ochlarchy paparchy partyarchy patriarchate phylarchy polyarchic polyarchy squirearchy triarchy