(adjective) of or belonging to or suitable for a duke; “ducal palace”

Source: WordNet® 3.1



ducal (comparative more ducal, superlative most ducal)

Of or pertaining to a duke, a duchess, or the duchy or dukedom they hold.


• Claud, Dulac

Source: Wiktionary

Du"cal, a. Etym: [F. ducal. See Duke.]

Definition: Of or pertaining to a duke. His ducal cap was to be exchanged for a kingly crown. Motley.

Source: Webster’s Unabridged Dictionary 1913 Edition


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