English coin of Edward IV's reign, 1465; it was also known as a 'rose noble'. -
Cf. Real [< OldFr. real = royal]

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  • Ryal — Ry al (? or ?), a. Royal. [Obs.] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ryal — Ry al, n. See {Rial}, an old English coin. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ryal —   [ raɪəl, englisch] der, (s)/ (s), Münzkunde: Nobel …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Ryal — This interesting and unusual name is of Anglo Saxon origin, and is a locational surname deriving from any one of the places called Ryal and Ryle in Northumberland, and Ryhill in Humberside and West Yorkshire. These places all mean rye hill ,… …   Surnames reference

  • ryal — Rial Ri al, n. [From {Royal}.] A gold coin formerly current in England, of the value of ten shillings sterling in the reign of Henry VI., and of fifteen shillings in the reign of Elizabeth. [Spelt also {ryal}.] Brande & C. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ryal — Rial (arabisch, auch Riyal oder Ryal, von Real, einer spanischen Münze) ist der Name folgender Währungen: Saudi Rial in Saudi Arabien Katar Riyal in Katar Jemen Rial in Jemen Iranischer Rial im Iran Omani Rial in Oman Rial bezeichnet außerdem:… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • ryal — /ruy euhl/, n. 1. See rose noble. 2. a former gold coin of Scotland, equal to 60 shillings. 3. a former silver coin of Scotland, equal to 30 shillings. Also, rial. [1350 1400; ME (Scots): ROYAL] * * * …   Universalium

  • ryal — Rasta Dictionary royal …   English dialects glossary

  • ryal — n. rose noble, coin formerly used in England (also rial); coin formerly used in Scotland (also rial) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Ryal — royal, as in fit for a king …   Medieval glossary

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