thesmothete

Thesmothete

Thes"mo*thete\, n. [Gr. ?; ? that which is established, a law (fr. ? to set) + ? a giver (also fr. ?).] (Gr. Antiq.) A lawgiver; a legislator; one of the six junior archons at Athens.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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