Pronunciation: (king'lē), [key]
—adj., -li•er, -li•est,
1. stately or splendid, as resembling, suggesting, or befitting a king; regal: He strode into the room with a kingly air.
2. pertaining or proper to a king: kingly power.
3. having the rank of king.
4. consisting of kings or others of royal rank: kingly personages.
in the manner of a king; regally.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.