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Definition of Kingly

Kingly
Kingly King"ly, a. [Compar. Kinglier; superl. Kingliest.] Belonging to, suitable to, or becoming, a king; characteristic of, resembling, a king; directed or administered by a king; monarchical; royal; sovereign; regal; august; noble; grand. ``Kingly magnificence.' --Sir P. Sidney. ``A kingly government.' --Swift. ``The kingly couch.' --Shak. The kingliest kings are crowned with thorn. --G. Massey. Leave kingly backs to cope with kingly cares. --Cowper. Syn: Regal; royal; monarchical; imperial; august; sovereign; noble; splendid. Usage: Kingly, Regal. Kingly is Anglo-Saxon, and refers especially to the character of a king; regal is Latin, and now relates more to his office. The former is chiefly used of dispositions, feelings, and purposes which are kinglike; as, kingly sentiments; kingly condescension; `` a kingly heart for enterprises.' --Sir P. Sidney. The latter is oftener applied to external state, pomp, etc.; as, regal state, regal title, etc. This distinction is not observed by our early writers, but is gaining ground.

Meaning of Kingly from wikipedia

- Kingly Street is a street in London's Soho district. It runs north to south from Liberty's and Foubert's Place to Beak Street, in parallel to, and between...
- mockingly given at the crucifixion). Many Christian denominations consider the kingly office of Christ to be one of the threefold offices: Christ is a prophet...
- Carnaby Street are, from south to north, Beak Street, Broadwick Street, Kingly Court, Ganton Street, Marlborough Court, Lowndes Court, Fouberts Place,...
- transliteration of the Persian name Dariush, meaning "he possesses" or "rich and kingly". The name also has another meaning: "He who holds firm to good."[citation...
- including "Interplay" at the ICA. Also at this time, a gallery was set up at 26 Kingly Street, which was run by a group of artists including Albarn and his wife...
- Street on the East to Kingly Street on the West, where it forms a three storey archway over the Northern entrance to the Kingly Street mall that houses...
- The name Basil (royal, kingly) comes from the male Gr**** name V****ilios (Gr****: Βασίλειος, female version Bασιλική), which first appeared during the ****enistic...
- (accessed 30 April 2015) Burns, John F. (26 March 2015). "Richard III Gets a Kingly Burial, on Second Try". The New York Times. Abbey Tour - The Lady Chapel...
- office of Christ, Christians also share in the prophetic office and the kingly office of Christ. By their holy lives, Christians evangelize in the ordinary...
- ancient legends and local folklore about the establishment of the capital and kingly rule in Malé. A strong underlying layer of Dravidian po****tion and culture...
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