Pha*nar"i*ot (?), n. Also Pha*nar"i*ote (?). [NGr. &?;, fr. Phanar. See Phanar.]
One of the Greeks of Constantinople who after the Turkish conquest became powerful in clerical and other offices under Turkish patronage.
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