roial

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English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

roial (comparative more roial, superlative most roial)

  1. Archaic spelling of royal.

Quotations[edit]


Middle English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old French roial

Adjective[edit]

roial

  1. royal
    Late 14th century: This Cambyuskan, of which I have yow toold, / In roial vestiment sit on his deys — Geoffrey Chaucer, ‘The Squire's Tale’, Canterbury Tales

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From an earlier reial, from Latin rēgālis, from rex.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

roial m, f

  1. royal

Declension[edit]