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.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 May. 2024.

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