Regius
Regius Re"gi*us (r?l"?*?s), a. [L. regius, from rex, regis, a king.] Of or pertaining to a king; royal. [1913 Webster]

{Regius professor}, an incumbent of a professorship founded by royal bounty, as in an English university. [1913 Webster]


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  • Regius — ist der Name von Henricus Regius (auch Henry de Roy; 1598−1679), niederländischer Philosoph und Mediziner Urbanus Regius (auch Rhegius; 1489 1541), deutscher Reformator Siehe auch: Codex Regius, altnordische Pergament Handschrift aus dem späten… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • regius — [rē′jəs, rē′jē əs] adj. [ModL < L < rex, a king: see RIGHT] designating certain professors (Regius professors) at British universities holding chairs founded by royal command …   English World dictionary

  • Regius — Regius, Urban, s. Rhegius …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Regius — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Regius est un manuscrit franc maçon du Moyen Âge. Professeur Regius est un titre universitaire britannique. Regius est le nom latinisé de Henri De Roy ou… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • regius — /ree jee euhs, jeuhs/, adj. 1. of or belonging to a king. 2. (of a professor in a British university) holding a chair founded by or dependent on the sovereign. [ < L regius worthy of or belonging to a king, royal, equiv. to reg (s. of rex)… …   Useful english dictionary

  • regius — /ree jee euhs, jeuhs/, adj. 1. of or belonging to a king. 2. (of a professor in a British university) holding a chair founded by or dependent on the sovereign. [ < L regius worthy of or belonging to a king, royal, equiv. to reg (s. of rex) king + …   Universalium

  • regius — re•gi•us [[t]ˈri dʒi əs, dʒəs[/t]] adj. 1) of or belonging to a king 2) edu (of a British professor) holding a chair founded by or dependent on the sovereign • Etymology: < L rēgius, adj. der. of rēx, s. rēg king …   From formal English to slang

  • regius —   a. royal.    ♦ regius professor, one holding professorship founded by royalty …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • regius — re·gius …   English syllables

  • regius — /ˈridʒiəs/ (say reejeeuhs) adjective 1. of or belonging to a monarch. 2. (of a professor in a British university) holding a chair founded by the sovereign. {Latin} …   Australian English dictionary

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