Definitions of royal

  1. The first regiment of foot in the British army.
  2. stag with antlers of 12 or more branches
  3. a sail set next above the topgallant on a royal mast
  4. A royal spade.
  5. Printing and writing papers of particular sizes. See under paper, n.
  6. A small sail immediately above the topgallant sail.
  7. One of the upper or distal branches of an antler, as the third and fourth tynes of the antlers of a stag.
  8. A small mortar.
  9. An old English coin. See Rial.
  10. One of the soldiers of the first regiment of foot of the British army, formerly called the Royals, and supposed to be the oldest regular corps in Europe; - now called the Scots.
  11. The highest sail of a ship.
  12. A large kind of paper: a sail above the topgallant sail: one of the soldiers of the 1st British regiment of foot: one of the shoots of a stag's head.
  13. Sail above the top- gallant sail.
  14. A Size of paper, 19x24 for writing, 20x25 for printing.
  15. A sail next above the top gallantsail.
  16. A large kind of paper; a small sail above the top- gallant sail; one of the shoots of a stag's head; a small mortar.
  17. A large kind of paper; in a ship, a small sail spread immediately above the top- gallant sail; one of the shoots of a stag's head.
  18. invested with royal power as symbolized by a crown; " the royal ( or crowned) heads of Europe"
  19. being of the rank of a monarch; " of royal ancestry"; " princes of the blood royal"
  20. of or relating to or indicative of or issued or performed by a king or queen or other monarch; " the royal party"; " the royal crest"; " by royal decree"; " a royal visit"
  21. Kingly; pertaining to the crown or the sovereign; suitable for a king or queen; regal; as, royal power or prerogative; royal domains; the royal family; royal state.
  22. Noble; generous; magnificent; princely.
  23. Under the patronage of royality; holding a charter granted by the sovereign; as, the Royal Academy of Arts; the Royal Society.
  24. One of the soldiers of the first regiment of foot of the British army, formerly called the Royals, and supposed to be the oldest regular corps in Europe; -- now called the Royal Scots.
  25. Under the patronage of royality; holding a charter granted by the sovereign; as, the Academy of Arts; the Society.
  26. Pertaining to a king, or to the government of a kingdom; as, the royal army; befitting, or like, a king; regal; specially patronized by a king; as, the Royal Academy.
  27. Pertaining to a monarch; kingly; regal.
  28. Pertaining to a king or the crown; becoming a king; magnificent; noble; patronized by royalty. See Regal.
  29. Becoming or like a king; kingly; majestic; illustrious; specially patronised by the sovereign, or in his service.
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