Monarchic vs Monarchical - What's the difference?

monarchic | monarchical |


As adjectives the difference between monarchic and monarchical

is that monarchic is of, or relating to monarchy or to a monarch while monarchical is of or pertaining to a monarch or monarchy.

monarchic

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Of, or relating to monarchy or to a monarch.
  • monarchical

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Of or pertaining to a monarch or monarchy.
  • Although a socialist he did have monarchical leanings
  • Having sole or undivided authority.
  • *2009 , (Diarmaid MacCulloch), A History of Christianity , Penguin 2010, p. 133-4:
  • *:But in this contest of martyrs, it was Ignatius's passionate account of a monarchical episcopal ministry which set the pattern for the future.
  • Synonyms

    * monarchal, monarchial

    Derived terms

    * monarchical hero