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[king-lee] /ˈkɪŋ li/

adjective, kinglier, kingliest.
stately or splendid, as resembling, suggesting, or befitting a ; regal:
He strode into the room with a kingly air.
pertaining or proper to a :
kingly power.
having the rank of .
consisting of or others of royal rank:
kingly personages.
in the manner of a ; regally.
adjective -lier, -liest
appropriate to a king; majestic
(poetic or archaic) in a manner appropriate to a king


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