Definition of Phanariot

1. n. One of the Greeks of Constantinople who after the Turkish conquest became powerful in clerical and other offices under Turkish patronage.



Definition of Phanariot

1. Noun. An inhabitant of Phanar, an area in Byzantine and Ottoman Constantinople. ¹

2. Noun. A class of moneyed ethnically Greek merchants, who claimed Byzantine descent, and who exercised influence in the administration in the Ottoman Empire. ¹

3. Adjective. Used to describe such a person. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Phanariot

Phalanx
Phalaris
Phalaris aquatica
Phalaris arundinacea
Phalaris canariensis
Phalaris tuberosa
Phalaropidae
Phalaropus
Phalaropus fulicarius
Phalguna
Phallaceae
Phallales
Phallus impudicus
Phallus ravenelii
Phalura
Phanariot (current term)
Phanerogamae
Phanerozoic
Phanerozoic aeon
Phanerozoic eon
Phantom
Pharaoh's chicken
Pharaoh of Egypt
Pharaonic
Pharisee
Pharisees
Pharisæans
Pharmageddon
Pharomacrus
Pharomacrus mocino

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