[ paj-uh-nl ]
/ ˈpædʒ ə nl /


of or relating to pages.
consisting of pages.
page for page: a paginal reprint.

Origin of paginal

First recorded in 1640–50, paginal is from the Late Latin word pāginālis of, belonging to a page. See page1, -al1

Related forms

un·pag·i·nal, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for paginal


/ (ˈpædʒɪnəl) /


page-for-pagepaginal facsimile
of, like, or consisting of pages

Word Origin for paginal

C17: from Late Latin pāginālis, from Latin pāgina page
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