magistrate (n.)
member of the government, leader of the community
1H6 I.iii.57[Mayor to Gloucester and Winchester] Fie, lords, that you, being supreme magistrates, / Thus contumeliously should break the peace!
2H6 IV.ii.18[Holland to Bevis] should we be magistrates
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