regnal year

noun

Definition of regnal year

: a year of a sovereign's reign dating from the moment or anniversary of the moment of accession the first regnal year of George V was from May 6, 1910 to May 5, 1911 used especially in the citation of laws

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“Regnal year.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/regnal%20year. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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