A suffix properly meaning a rule ruling as with monarchy the rule of 1 only Cf arch
- Arched as archy brows
- Arched; since, archy brows.
- A suffix precisely meaning a rule, ruling, such as monarchy, the rule of just one just. Cf. -arch.
Diminutive of Archer: great with bow and arrow. Additionally a diminutive of Archibald: real and strong, valuable.
Name Origin: English
Name Gender: Male
(a.) Arched; as, archy brows.
- A suffix precisely meaning a rule, ruling, as with monarchy, the guideline of 1 just. Cf. -arch.
Having in 1834 gone to the South for the benefit of his health, he was led by what he witnessed of the evils of slavery (chiefly in Florida) to write the anti-slavery novel The Slave: or Memoir of Archy Moore (1836; enlarged edition, 1852, The White Slave).