harmost definition

  • noun:
    • A governor or prefect appointed because of the Spartans when you look at the cities they subjugated.
    • A city governor or prefect appointed by the Spartans in cities subjugated by them.
    • In Greek antiquity, the title regarding the governors appointed because of the Laced√¶monians, in their supremacy after the Peloponnesian war, over topic or conquered cities; for this reason, overall, a military governor of a colony or province.

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