coronate

[ kawr-uh-neyt, kor- ]
/ ˈkɔr əˌneɪt, ˈkɒr- /

adjective

having or wearing a crown, coronet, or the like.

verb (used with object), cor·o·nat·ed, cor·o·nat·ing.

to crown (a sovereign).

Nearby words

  1. coronary sulcus,
  2. coronary thrombosis,
  3. coronary valve,
  4. coronary vein,
  5. coronary-care unit,
  6. coronation,
  7. coronation chicken,
  8. coronavirus,
  9. coronel,
  10. coroner

Origin of coronate

1840–50; < Latin corōnātus past participle of corōnāre to crown, equivalent to corōn(a) crown + -ātus -ate1

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