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re·gal

 (rē′gəl)
adj.
1. Of or relating to a monarch; royal.
2. Belonging to or befitting a monarch: regal attire.
3. Magnificent; splendid.

[Middle English, from Old French, from Latin rēgālis, from rēx, rēg-, king; see reg- in Indo-European roots.]

re·gal′i·ty (rĭ-găl′ĭ-tē) n.
re′gal·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.regally - in a regal manner; "a regally appropriate representative"
Translations
بصورةٍ ملوكيَّه
královsky
kongeligt
fejedelmien
konunglega
krallara/kraliçelere lâyık bir şekilde

regally

[ˈriːgəlɪ] ADVregiamente (pej) → con pompa regia

regally

advköniglich; sayhoheitsvoll

regally

[ˈriːgəlɪ] advregalmente

regal

(ˈriːgəl) adjective
of, like, or suitable for, a king or queen. She has a regal appearance; regal robes.
regally adverb
References in classic literature ?
Not exactly regally lovely, of course--it wouldn't do, I suppose, for a minister to have a regally lovely wife, because it might set a bad example.
I am sure my mother's feet were ettling to be ben long before they could be trusted, and that the moment after she was left alone with me she was discovered barefooted in the west room, doctoring a scar (which she had been the first to detect) on one of the chairs, or sitting on them regally, or withdrawing and re-opening the door suddenly to take the six by surprise.
Majestic and terrible, regally careless of his surroundings, the king of beasts strode down the beaten trail.
In the other house old Carvil, wallowing regally in his arm-chair, with a globe lamp burning by his side on the table, yelled for her, in a fiendish voice: "Bessie
The majestic 4 Star Great Northern Hotel stands regally on its own 18 hole golf course with breath taking views of the Atlantic Ocean & Rougey Cliff walk.
The lioness stood for a while as she recovered from her hunting effort, and then she regally walked up the hill to rest under an acacia tree with the other lioness.
They will also be able to sit regally on throne chairs framed by dramatic velvet drapes and positioned in front of ancient leaded windows as they take their vows.
00) and first leg of the Pick 6 at Naas is an interesting heat with some regally bred Ballydoyletrained colts making their debuts.
The galleries included the Gandhara civilization, arrival of Islam with Mohammad bin Qasim, Muslim governance by Zaheeruddin Baber, Sher Shah Suri, Sultan Mehmood of Ghazni, Sufism, the creation of Pakistan and the ensuing mass migration besides a photo of Quaid e Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah and Fatima Jinnah seated regally in a horse-carriage.
From exact George matches to regally influenced toys, we are feeling noble
Hosting the show for the fourth time Ricky Gervais, who, we were promised, would bring his much-lauded "edge" to the proceedings, couldn't even be bothered to wear a tie (or quite possibly, take a shower), let alone write some actual jokes that weren't of the British "oooh, look, it's a boy in a dress" variety (poor Eddie Redmayne and Jeffrey Tambor, who both ultimately losers in the Best Actor category for their performances in dramatic motion picture The Danish Girl and TV's Transparent, respectively) who managed to keep their composure by looking utterly, even regally, unamused).
Instead of just tipping his nose towards the correct placard, our camel clairvoyant took it in his mouth and paraded it regally, appearing to extend his neck with pride.