roial

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roial (comparative more roial, superlative most roial)

  1. Archaic spelling of royal.

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Middle English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from 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

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Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French roial

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roial m (feminine singular roiale, masculine plural roials, feminine plural roiales)

  1. royal; Alternative form of royal

Old French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From an earlier reial, real, from very early Old French (c. 880) regiel, from Latin rēgālis, from rex.

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roial m (oblique and nominative feminine singular roial or roiale)

  1. royal

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