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king·ly

 (kĭng′lē)
adj. king·li·er, king·li·est
1. Having the status or rank of king.
2. Of, like, or befitting a king; majestic and regal.
adv.
In a royal way; royally.

king′li·ness n.
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kingly

(ˈkɪŋlɪ)
adj, -lier or -liest
1. appropriate to a king; majestic
2. royal
adv
poetic or archaic in a manner appropriate to a king
ˈkingliness n
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king•ly

(ˈkɪŋ li)

adj. -li•er, -li•est,
adv. adj.
1. pertaining to, suggesting, or befitting a king; regal.
2. having the rank of king.
adv.
3. in the manner of a king; regally.
[1350–1400]
king′li•ness, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.kingly - having the rank of or resembling or befitting a king; "symbolizing kingly power"; "the murder of his kingly guest"
noble - of or belonging to or constituting the hereditary aristocracy especially as derived from feudal times; "of noble birth"
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kingly

adjective royal, imperial, sovereign, regal, monarchical waving his arms in a kingly manner
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Translations
مُلوكي
kongelig
konunglegur
krala lâyık/ait

kingly

[ˈkɪŋlɪ] ADJ [manner, presence, splendour] → regio; [gift] → digno de un rey
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kingly

[ˈkɪŋli] adjroyal(e)
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kingly

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kingly

[ˈkɪŋlɪ] adj (virtues, bearing) → regale; (palace) → reale
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king

(kiŋ) noun
1. a male ruler of a nation, who inherits his position by right of birth. He became king when his father died; King Charles III.
2. the playing-card with the picture of a king. I have two cards – the ten of spades and the king of diamonds.
3. the most important piece in chess.
ˈkingdom noun
1. a state having a king (or queen) as its head. The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; He rules over a large kingdom.
2. any of the three great divisions of natural objects. the animal, vegetable and mineral kingdoms.
ˈkingly adjective
of, relating to, or suitable for a king. kingly robes; a kingly feast.
ˈkingliness noun
ˈkingfisher noun
a type of bird with brilliant blue feathers which feeds on fish.
ˈking-size(d) adjective
of a large size; larger than normal. a king-size(d) bed; king-size cigarettes.
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The King of the West never intrudes upon the recognised dominion of his kingly brother.
our brother of the West has fallen into the mood of kingly melancholy.
In his kingly way he has taken but little account of lives sacrificed to his impulsive policy; he is a king with a double-edged sword bared in his right hand.
And the worst of it was that there was no ransom that we could pay to satisfy his avidity; for whatever evil is wrought by the raiding East Wind, it is done only to spite his kingly brother of the West.
No rays from the holy heaven come down On the long night-time of that town; But light from out the lurid sea Streams up the turrets silently - Gleams up the pinnacles far and free - Up domes - up spires - up kingly halls - Up fanes - up Babylon-like walls - Up shadowy long-forgotten bowers Of scultured ivy and stone flowers - Up many and many a marvellous shrine Whose wreathed friezes intertwine The viol, the violet, and the vine.
With all England he knew the utter contempt in which Henry held the terms of the Magna Charta which he so often violated along with his kingly oath to maintain it.
Thou who, in all Thy mighty, earthly marchings, ever cullest Thy selectest champions from the kingly commons; bear me out in it, O God!
Yet thy kingly father leaves him languishing long and lingering hours.
However, for more than 10 years, TECNO Mobile has shown its kingly nature by continuously holding market leadership in Africa.
While there have been cases throughout history of (http://mentalfloss.com/article/12252/11-monarchs-crowned-while-they-were-diapers) children taking over the throne , it is not possible for Prince George to actually do kingly duties before reaching the age of majority.
THE assurance given by Saudi Crown Prince Muhammad bin Salman in response to the request made by Prime Minister Imran Khan to consider the Pakitanis working in Saudi Arabia as his own and the swift action taken thereafter by the Saudi government to order the release of 2,107 Pakistanis in Saudi prisons is a truly kingly act.
We pray not that souls would escape up to heaven, but for God's kingly reign to invade our world.