English version

first among equals

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishfirst among equalsfirst among equalsIMPORTANTofficially on the same level as other people but really having more power first
Examples from the Corpus
first among equalsBut Aggie was first among equals.Cash is the first among equals.The prime minister was primus inter pares in the cabinet-the first among equals.
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