of or relating to a duke or dukedom.
- un·du·cal, adjective
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How to use ducal in a sentence
Guiscard neither raged nor smiled, but walked into the ducal tent.
She had struck into a great belt of plantations bounding one side of the ducal estate.Marriage la mode | Mrs. Humphry Ward
A grand barouche and pair dashes up to your door, probably with a ducal coronet on the panels.Spanish Life in Town and Country | L. Higgin and Eugne E. Street
They clothed the Duke in a robe of crimson trimmed with ermine, and put the ducal coronet of Brabant upon his head.Belgium | George W. T. (George William Thomson) Omond
From that moment the ducal power gained strength in Brittany and succeeded in curbing the feudal nobles.
British Dictionary definitions for ducal
of or relating to a duke or duchy
- ducally, adverb
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