baronial vs stately what difference

what is difference between baronial and stately

English

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /bəˈɹəʊnɪəɫ/

Adjective

baronial (comparative more baronial, superlative most baronial)

  1. Belonging or relating to a baron or barons.
  2. Suitable for a baron.

Derived terms

  • Scottish Baronial

Translations


Catalan

Etymology

baronia +‎ -al

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -al

Adjective

baronial (masculine and feminine plural baronials)

  1. baronial

Related terms

  • baró

Portuguese

Adjective

baronial m or f (plural baroniais, comparable)

  1. baronial

Related terms

  • barão
  • baronato
  • baronia


English

Etymology

From state +‎ -ly. Compare stour.

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈsteɪtli/

Adjective

stately (comparative statelier, superlative stateliest)

  1. Of people: worthy of respect; dignified, regal.
    • 1900, Charles W. Chesnutt, The House Behind the Cedars, Chapter I,
      Warwick’s first glance had revealed the fact that the young woman was strikingly handsome, with a stately beauty seldom encountered.
  2. Of movement: deliberate, unhurried; dignified.
  3. Grand, impressive, imposing.

Derived terms

  • stately home

Translations

Adverb

stately (comparative more stately, superlative most stately)

  1. In a stately manner.

Anagrams

  • Sattley, stylate

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