imperial, majestic, purple, regal, royal(adj)
belonging to or befitting a supreme ruler
"golden age of imperial splendor"; "purple tyrant"; "regal attire"; "treated with royal acclaim"; "the royal carriage of a stag's head"
A small, portable organ
Of or having to do with royalty.
Befitting a king, queen, emperor, or empress.
Origin: From regal, from regal, from regalis, from rex; also regere.
of or pertaining to a king; kingly; royal; as, regal authority, pomp, or sway
a small portable organ, played with one hand, the bellows being worked with the other, -- used in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries
Origin: [F. rgale, It. regale. CF. Rigoll.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
rē′gal, adj. belonging to a king: kingly: royal.—adv. Rē′gally. [Fr.,—L. regalis—rex, a king—regĕre, to rule.]
rē′gal, n. a small portable organ used to support treble voices.—Also Rig′ole. [Fr.,—It.,—L. regalis, royal.]
The numerical value of regal in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of regal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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Due to the wavering support of the film 'The Interview' by Sony Pictures, as well as the ambiguous nature of any real or perceived security threats, Regal Entertainment Group has decided to delay the opening of the film in our theatres.
A monarchy is the most expensive of all forms of government, the regal state requiring a costly parade, and he who depends on his own power to rule, must strengthen that power by bribing the active and enterprising whom he cannot intimidate.
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