plutocrat etymology

English word plutocrat comes from English -crat, English pluto- (Plutonium. Wealth or money.)

Detailed word origin of plutocrat

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-crat English (eng) A participant in a specified form of government.. An advocate of a specified form of government.
pluto- English (eng) Plutonium. Wealth or money.
plutocrat English (eng) Someone who rules by virtue of his or her wealth.

Words with the same origin as plutocrat

Descendants of -crat
Berniecrat Hoovercrat Obamacrat adhocrat cosmocrat cosmocrator espiocrat ethnocrat globocrat gynocrat logocrat mediacrat monocrat phallocrat physiocrat quangocrat rheocrat securocrat thalassocrat theocrat virtuecrat
Descendants of pluto-
plutodemocratic plutogenic plutography plutolatry plutomania plutonomist plutonomy plutophile