Anonymous asked in Education & ReferenceWords & Wordplay · 9 years ago

Word from Latin root word?

I have been searching for a while but I need another word from the Latin root word 'rex/regis' meaning king. Anyone have an idea?

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  • 9 years ago
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    Regal, regalism, regality; regalia (all f. OF regal or L regalis f. rex regis). Reign (ME f. OF reigne f. L regnare f. rex regis).

    Added: Regent is f. L regere (rule); regulate, and regular, come from the Latin regularis f. regula (rule). Regicide f. L rex regis.

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  • Grinch
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    9 years ago


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  • Anonymous
    9 years ago

    regicide. it means killing of a king.

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