royal family

Definitions

  • The Royal Family
    The Royal Family
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n royal family royal persons collectively "the wedding was attended by royalty"
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Usage

In literature:

Royal Highness is a title belonging to all persons in a royal family.
"New National Fourth Reader" by Charles J. Barnes and J. Marshall Hawkes
When a member of a royal family dies, the sovereign orders that a certain number of days or weeks shall be observed as days of mourning.
"The Great Round World and What Is Going On In It, Vol. 1, No. 44, September 9, 1897" by Various
It is interesting briefly to trace out the history of the children of this royal family.
"The Empire of Austria; Its Rise and Present Power" by John S. C. Abbott
Not the present Royal Family.
"The Judge" by Rebecca West
But the Queen and Royal Family photos have in every case been treated with respect.
"Campaign Pictures of the War in South Africa (1899-1900)" by A. G. Hales
I have seen neither the king nor the royal family.
"The Continental Monthly, Vol. IV. October, 1863, No. IV." by Various
I am not, thank God, one of the royal family, and not even Queen Victoria shall order me a wife.
"The Book of the Bush" by George Dunderdale
The whole family went to live at the royal palace.
"The Pot of Gold" by Mary E. Wilkins
It was in this little tower that the royal family of France were located by the commune of Paris.
"Celebrated Claimants from Perkin Warbeck to Arthur Orton" by Anonymous
Instead, they bore pictures of the Czar and other members of the royal family and sang "God Save the Czar" and other well-known religious hymns.
"Bolshevism" by John Spargo
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In news:

During a brief interview with the BBC Thursday, Prince Charles said he's "thrilled" about the expansion of the royal family.
Prince Harry's got nothing on the royal family's true OG, Queen Elizabeth II.
Edith Royal, center, wife of Darrell K Royal, center, holds a program as she sits with other family members during a public memorial for her late husband, the former Texas football coach, Tuesday, Nov 13, 2012, in Austin, Texas.
Think you know everything about the British royal family.
He has embarrassed the royal family and reportedly been dumped by his girlfriend.
Bob White will join Royal Family Kids to help neglected, abandoned and abused boys and girls in the South American country.
The Royal Family on Broadway.
But we do know that the London nurse, whose body was found this morning, was the subject of a prank this week that involved the royal family.
Morrissey slams Middleton , royal family for nurse's death.
The Royal Family At Work: The Queen And Us.
'Los Romeros: The Royal Family of the Guitar'.
Petaluma filmmaker tells story of guitar's royal family .
Nominations are being accepted for the 2013 Royal Family of the St Augustine Easter Festival.
Royal family fights nude pictures.
Kate Middleton, now known as the Duchess of Cambridge, spent her first Christmas with the Royal family .
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In science:

Sometimes even arithmetic malfunctions. “The line (of Japanese emperors) has been continuous for 100 generations or since about 500 AD” (Nakahori 2006), which, at 15 years per generation implies a good deal of precocity no longer found in that royal family.
Astrophysics in 2006
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