Origin of ducal
Examples from the Web for ducal
Two of its ducal owners passed from it to the block on Tower Hill.
Marini looks the Doge and wears the ducal robe with great dignity and success.
It is of the ducal form with greater and lesser trefoil leaves alternately, instead of the usual circlet.The Children of Westminster Abbey|Rose G. Kingsley
No one in the ducal palace was able to produce such food as he.ZigZag Journeys in Northern Lands;|Hezekiah Butterworth
Sailors were clamouring for their arrears of pay on the very steps of the ducal palace.Venice and its Story|Thomas Okey
Word Origin for ducal
late 15c., from Middle French ducal (15c.), from Late Latin ducalis, from Latin dux (genitive ducis); see duke (n.).