What is the difference between ducal and duchy?

ducal | duchy |

Ducal is a related term of duchy.


As a adjective ducal

is of or pertaining to a duke, a duchess, or the duchy or dukedom they hold.

As a noun duchy is

a dominion or region ruled by a duke or duchess.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

ducal

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Of or pertaining to a duke, a duchess, or the duchy or dukedom they hold.
  • See also

    * baronial * nobility * noble * regal * royal

    Anagrams

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    duchy

    English

    Noun

    (wikipedia duchy) (duchies)
  • A dominion or region ruled by a duke or duchess.
  • * A Grand Duchy may be a self-governing state.
  • * A simple duchy tends to be a part of a larger kingdom or empire.