What does regal mean?

Definitions for regal
ˈri gəlre·gal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. imperial, majestic, purple, regal, royaladjective

    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"


  1. regalnoun

    A small, portable organ

    Etymology: From regal, from regal, from regalis, from rex; also regere.

  2. regaladjective

    Of or having to do with royalty.

    Etymology: From regal, from regal, from regalis, from rex; also regere.

  3. regaladjective

    Befitting a king, queen, emperor, or empress.

    Etymology: From regal, from regal, from regalis, from rex; also regere.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Regaladjective

    of or pertaining to a king; kingly; royal; as, regal authority, pomp, or sway

    Etymology: [F. rgale, It. regale. CF. Rigoll.]

  2. Regalnoun

    a small portable organ, played with one hand, the bellows being worked with the other, -- used in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries

    Etymology: [F. rgale, It. regale. CF. Rigoll.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Regal

    rē′gal, adj. belonging to a king: kingly: royal.—adv. Rē′gally. [Fr.,—L. regalisrex, a king—regĕre, to rule.]

  2. Regal

    rē′gal, n. a small portable organ used to support treble voices.—Also Rig′ole. [Fr.,—It.,—L. regalis, royal.]

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Anagrams for regal »

  1. glare

  2. large

  3. Elgar

  4. Alger

  5. lager

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of regal in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of regal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of regal in a Sentence

  1. Al Sharpton:

    She gave us pride, and she gave us a regal bar to reach, and that's why we're all here.

  2. James Fenimore Cooper:

    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.

  3. Bengt Lager:

    Regal Lager's like the good guys are having to pay for the bad guys' behavior and it just seems backwards.

  4. Elizabeth Emanuel:

    It was absolutely plain and pure and elegant, past royal wedding gowns tend to be very classic and very traditional, and this was n’t because it did not have all the lace and all the decoration and anything on it. It was a new kind of look, but still classical and regal.

  5. Regal Cinemas:

    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.

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