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