Ephoralty \Eph"or*al*ty\, n. The office of an ephor, or the body of ephors. [1913 Webster]

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  • ephoralty — eph·or·al·ty …   English syllables

  • ephoralty — ˈefərəltē noun ( es) Etymology: ephor + alty (as in mayoralty) : ephorate * * * ephˈoralty noun • • • Main Entry: ↑ephor …   Useful english dictionary

  • ephor — ephoral, adj. ephorate /ef euh rayt , euhr it/, ephoralty /ef euhr euhl tee/, n. /ef awr, ef euhr/, n., pl. ephors, ephori / euh ruy /. one of a body of magistrates in various ancient Dorian states, esp. at Sparta, where a body of five was… …   Universalium

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