he·gem·o·ny (h-jm-n, hj-mn) KEY
Greek hgemoni, from hgemn, leader ; see hegemon
hege·monic (hj-mnk) KEY (Adjective), he·gemo·nism(Noun), he·gemo·nist(Adjective), (Noun)
Hegemony may be stressed on either the first or second syllable, though the pronunciation with stress on the second syllable may be winning out. Seventy-two percent of the Usage Panel prefers it.