Social Structure

These are a few of the social titles and terms used in the world of What Rough Beasts, as well as a brief description and their real-world equivalent:

Wanax—the ruler of a city; King
Lawegetas (pl. lawegetoi)—the military leader for a city; General
Iketos (pl. iketoi)—male members of families granted land in return for military service; Noble or Knight
Ieros/Iere (pl. ieroi/ierai)—men/women responsible for carrying out rituals and interpreting the will of the gods; Priest/Priestess
Qasireus (pl. qasireoi)—leader of a small village or town; Mayor
Doulos (pl. douloi)—slave or indentured servant

Social Structure

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