Definition of viceregal in English:


Line breaks: vice|regal
Pronunciation: /vʌɪsˈriːg(ə)l


  • Relating to a viceroy: viceregal rule the viceregal carriage
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    • 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.

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