aulic

[ aw-lik ]
/ ˈɔ lɪk /
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adjective

of or relating to a royal court.

Nearby words

  1. auklet,
  2. aulard,
  3. auld,
  4. auld lang syne,
  5. auld reekie,
  6. aulic council,
  7. aulis,
  8. auliye-ata,
  9. aulnay-sous-bois,
  10. aulophyte

Origin of aulic

1695–1705; < Latin aulicus < Greek aulikós courtly, equivalent to aul(ḗ) hall, court + -ikos -ic

Related formsin·ter·au·lic, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for aulic

aulic

/ (ˈɔːlɪk) /

adjective

rare relating to a royal court

Word Origin for aulic

C18: from Latin aulicus, from Greek aulikos belonging to a prince's court, from aulē court

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