regnal

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adjective reg·nal \ˈreg-nəl\

Definition of regnal

  1. :  of or relating to a king or his reign; specifically :  calculated from a monarch's accession to the throne in his eighth regnal year

Origin and Etymology of regnal

Medieval Latin regnalis, from Latin regnum reign — more at reign


First Known Use: 1612


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