Hierarch is the highest ranking person in a priestly hierarchy. Probably the most significant is the hierarch of Novigrad, also called "His Holiness", elected during sessions held by the Electoral College. Its also common that hierarch from Free City on Pontar is mediator during sealing of various treaties after wars.
Known hierarchs Edit
- The script of The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings contains informations implying that Olcan is the hierarch of Vengerberg, though these lines never appear in the final game.
- A "hierarch" is the corresponding officer in Eastern Christianity.