exarch

Definitions of exarch
1

n a bishop in eastern Christendom who holds a place below a patriarch but above a metropolitan

Type of:
bishop
a senior member of the Christian clergy having spiritual and administrative authority; appointed in Christian churches to oversee priests or ministers; considered in some churches to be successors of the twelve Apostles of Christ

n a bishop in one of several Eastern Orthodox Churches in North America

Type of:
bishop
a senior member of the Christian clergy having spiritual and administrative authority; appointed in Christian churches to oversee priests or ministers; considered in some churches to be successors of the twelve Apostles of Christ

n a viceroy who governed a large province in the Roman Empire

Type of:
vicereine, viceroy
governor of a country or province who rules as the representative of his or her king or sovereign

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