What does connubial mean?

Definitions for connubial
kəˈnu bi əl, -ˈnyu-con·nu·bial

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. conjugal, connubialadverb

    of or relating to marriage or to the relationship between a wife and husband

    "connubial bliss"; "conjugal visits"

  2. conjugally, connubialadverb

    in a conjugal manner


  1. connubialadjective

    Of or relating to the state of being married.

  2. Etymology: 1650s, from connubialis,

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Connubialadjective

    Matrimonial; nuptial; pertaining to marriage; conjugal.

    Etymology: connubialis, Latin.

    Should second love a pleasing flame inspire,
    And the chaste queen connubial rites require. Alexander Pope, Odyssey.


  1. connubial

    Connubial refers to anything related to marriage or the state of being married. It typically describes something pertaining to the relationship between a husband and wife, or the duties, obligations, or lifestyle associated with marriage.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Connubialadjective

    of or pertaining to marriage, or the marriage state; conjugal; nuptial

  2. Etymology: [L. connubialis, fr. connubium marriage; con- + nubere to veil, to marry. See Nupital.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Connubial

    kon-ū′bi-al, adj. pertaining to marriage or to the marriage state: nuptial.—n. Connubial′ity.—adv. Connū′bially. [L. con, and nubĕre, to marry. See Nuptial.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of connubial in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of connubial in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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