[muh-nahr-kuh l]


pertaining to, characteristic of, or befitting a monarch: monarchal pomp.
having the status of a monarch.

Also mo·nar·chi·al [muh-nahr-kee-uh l] /məˈnɑr ki əl/.

Origin of monarchal

First recorded in 1580–90; monarch + -al1
Related formsmo·nar·chal·ly, adverban·ti·mo·nar·chal, adjectivean·ti·mo·nar·chal·ly, adverban·ti·mo·nar·chi·al, adjectivenon·mo·nar·chal, adjectivenon·mo·nar·chal·ly, adverbnon·mo·nar·chi·al, adjectivepre·mo·nar·chal, adjectivepre·mo·nar·chi·al, adjective
Can be confusedmonarchal monarchical Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Historical Examples of monarchial