Definition of viceregal in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌvīsˈrēɡ(ə)l/


Relating to a viceroy.
Example sentences
  • Portraits of the aristocracy of the viceregal era include members of the clergy, the military and the landed gentry.
  • At his death, Franz Mayer left his collection of viceregal Mexican art to his adopted nation to afford the people of Mexico tangible evidence of their rich colonial heritage.
  • The colonial authorities encouraged Spanish and indigenous settlement in the area with incentives of formal viceregal land grants (mercedes reales) awarded by the Crown.

Words that rhyme with viceregal

beagle, eagle, illegal, legal, paralegal, regal, spread eagle

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Syllabification: vice·re·gal

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