transitive verb

archaic : to make royal
to royalize his blood I spilled my ownShakespeare

intransitive verb

obsolete : to assume royal power

Word History

First Known Use

1589, in the meaning defined at transitive sense

Time Traveler
The first known use of royalize was in 1589

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“Royalize.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Nov. 2023.

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