The exarch writes that he can give us no help, for he has not force enough to guard Ravenna.
I first met the exarch some years ago while on a visit to Bulgaria.
He also promised to instruct the exarch of Ravenna to co–operate with Childebert.
The exarch Paul fled to the lagoons and appealed to Orso for help.
The exarch of Africa, Heraclius, one of the chief officers of the state, also received the shocking tidings with indignation.
An “exarch” means properly a superior metropolitan having several provinces under him.
Theodorick was succeeded by the exarch, the permanent representative of an absent lord.
An exception should be made in the case of Georgia, which is governed by an “exarch,” with three suffragans under him.
Caesarea was an important diocese, and its bishop was, ex officio, exarch of the great diocese of Pontus.
The “exarch” of the archbishop, who is a dignitary but not a bishop, has a seat in the provincial synod.