Definitions for Royaltyˈrɔɪ əl ti
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
roy•al•tyˈrɔɪ əl ti(n.)(pl.)-ties.
royal persons collectively.
royal status, dignity, or power; sovereignty.
a person of royal lineage; member of a royal family.
Usu., royalties. prerogatives or rights of a sovereign.
a royal domain; kingdom; realm.
character or quality proper to or befitting a sovereign; nobility.
a compensation or portion of the proceeds paid to the owner of a right, as a patent or oil or mineral right, for the use of it.
an agreed portion of the income from a work paid to its author, composer, etc., usu. a percentage of the retail price of each copy sold.
a royal right, as over minerals, granted by a sovereign to a person or corporation.
the payment made for such a right.
Origin of royalty:
1350–1400; ME roialte < OF. See royal , -ty2
payment to the holder of a patent or copyright or resource for the right to use their property
"he received royalties on his book"
royalty, royal family, royal line, royal house(noun)
royal persons collectively
"the wedding was attended by royalty"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
royaltyˈrɔɪ əl ti
kings, queens, princes and princesses, etc.
He expects to be treated like royalty.
The rank, status, power or authority of a monarch.
People of royal rank, plus their families, treated as a group.
A royal right or prerogative, such as the exploitation of a natural resource; the granting of such a right; payment received for such a right
The payment received by an owner of real property for exploitation of mineral rights on his property.
payment made to a writer, composer, inventor etc for the sale or use of intellectual property, invention etc.
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Origin: From roialté.
the state of being royal; the condition or quality of a royal person; kingship; kingly office; sovereignty
the person of a king or sovereign; majesty; as, in the presence of royalty
an emblem of royalty; -- usually in the plural, meaning regalia
kingliness; spirit of regal authority
domain; province; sphere
that which is due to a sovereign, as a seigniorage on gold and silver coined at the mint, metals taken from mines, etc.; the tax exacted in lieu of such share; imperiality
a share of the product or profit (as of a mine, forest, etc.), reserved by the owner for permitting another to use the property
hence (Com.), a duty paid by a manufacturer to the owner of a patent or a copyright at a certain rate for each article manufactured; or, a percentage paid to the owner of an article by one who hires the use of it
Translations for Royalty
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a payment made to a writer, recording artist etc for every book, record etc sold.
- عَوائِد المُؤَلِّفArabic
- direito autoraisPortuguese (BR)
- autorský honorářCzech
- die TantiemeGerman
- πνευματικά δικαιώματαGreek
- derechos de autorSpanish
- حق التالیفFarsi
- redevance, droits d'auteurFrench
- ग्रन्थकार का प्राप्य अंशHindi
- tantijeme (od autorskog prava)Croatian
- (szerzői) jogdíjHungarian
- höfundarlaun/-prósenta; höfundarréttargreiðslaIcelandic
- (diritti d'autore)Italian
- 로열티, 저작권 사용료Korean
- honoraras, procentinis autorinis atlyginimasLithuanian
- (autora) honorārsLatvian
- royalty; forfatterhonorar, lisensavgiftNorwegian
- حق التالیفPersian
- حق التالیفPashto
- direito de autorPortuguese
- drept de autorRomanian
- авторский гонорарRussian
- autorský honorárSlovak
- autorski honorarSerbian
- yapıt/telif hakkıTurkish
- 版稅Chinese (Trad.)
- авторський гонорарUkrainian
- حق تصنیف یا ایجاد ما معاوضہUrdu
- nhuận bútVietnamese
- 版税Chinese (Simp.)
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