Imperiality
Imperiality Im*pe`ri*al"i*ty, n.; pl. {Imperialities}. [1913 Webster] 1. Imperial power. [1913 Webster]

2. An imperial right or privilegs. See {Royalty}. [1913 Webster]

The late empress having, by ukases of grace, relinquished her imperialities on the private mines, viz., the tenths of the copper, iron, silver and gold. --W. Tooke. [1913 Webster]


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  • Imperialities — Imperiality Im*pe ri*al i*ty, n.; pl. {Imperialities}. [1913 Webster] 1. Imperial power. [1913 Webster] 2. An imperial right or privilegs. See {Royalty}. [1913 Webster] The late empress having, by ukases of grace, relinquished her imperialities… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Royalties — Royalty Roy al*ty, n.; pl. {Royalties}. [OF. roialt[ e], royault[ e], F. royaut[ e]. See {Royal}, and cf. {Regality}.] 1. The state of being royal; the condition or quality of a royal person; kingship; kingly office; sovereignty. [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Royalty — Roy al*ty, n.; pl. {Royalties}. [OF. roialt[ e], royault[ e], F. royaut[ e]. See {Royal}, and cf. {Regality}.] 1. The state of being royal; the condition or quality of a royal person; kingship; kingly office; sovereignty. [1913 Webster] Royalty… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Majesty — pronoun /ˈmædʒ.ə.sti,ˈmædʒ.ɪ.sti,ˈmædʒ.ə.sti/ a term of address for royalty and imperiality His/Her/Your Majesty See Also: majestic, Her Majesty, His Majesty, Your Majesty …   Wiktionary

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  • royalty — n 1. kingship, queenship, majesty, divine right, sovereignty, primacy, supremacy, suzerainty, dominion, hegemony; authority, command, regnancy, lordship; autocracy, monocracy, imperialism, absolutism, rod of empire, iron sway, domination;… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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