What does the word nuptial mean?

Usage examples for nuptial

  1. But hurry up, show this young girl into my house, clean out the bath, heat some water and prepare the nuptial couch for herself and me. – The Eleven Comedies by Aristophanes et al
  2. So they went to another apartment, where the nuptial chamber had been prepared. – Khaled, A Tale of Arabia by F. Marion Crawford
  3. Is then this hand, this hand to be devoted, The pledge of nuptial love, that has so long Protected, bless'd, and shelter'd us with kindness, Now lifted up against us? – Tragedy by Ashley H. Thorndike