What does the word imperial mean?

Usage examples for imperial

  1. On the other side of the spear: the spade the symbol of the workman, the cap the symbol of the gentleman, the crown the symbol of the peer, the royal crown, and lastly the Imperial crown. – Bacon is Shake-Speare by Sir Edwin Durning-Lawrence
  2. The establishment of an Imperial Court in India to judge all causes.... – Memoir and Letters of Francis W. Newman by Giberne Sieveking
  3. This speech made a deep impression when it was read in the Imperial Council. – Saint Augustin by Louis Bertrand