With his broad, regal forehead, penetrating eyes, and startlingly black toupee, Atabay is an intimidating figure.
Many people said he was always the King, and yes, he was regal and grand and authoritative.
Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli presented a collection of regal, embroidered gowns and folk iconography.
The regal technological milestone was passed as the Queen attended the opening of a new gallery at the Science Museum in London.
I was 25 years old and he was a foot taller than me, regal, wise, and twice my age.
But he accepted a status which gave him all that the regal name would have implied.
The Queen's throne was a dandelion flower and a regal throne it was.
But when and where originated the term jus gruti, under which this regal is known by jurists?
Her rooms there, furnished in regal splendour, are still kept just as she arranged them.
The son of Geisa was invested with the regal title, and the house of Arpad reigned three hundred years in the kingdom of Hungary.
late 14c., from Old French regal "royal" (12c.) or directly from Latin regalis "royal, kingly; of or belonging to a king, worthy of a king," from rex (genitive regis) "king," from PIE root *reg- "move in a straight line," hence, "direct in a straight line, rule, guide" (cf. Sanskrit raj- "a king, a leader;" Avestan razeyeiti "directs;" Persian rahst "right, correct;" Latin regere "to rule," rex "a king, a leader," rectus "right, correct;" Old Irish ri, Gaelic righ "a king;" Gaulish -rix "a king," in personal names, e.g. Vircingetorix; Gothic reiks "a leader;" Old English rice "kingdom," -ric "king," rice "rich, powerful," riht "correct;" Gothic raihts, Old High German recht, Old Swedish reht, Old Norse rettr "correct"). Related: Regally.