1. Royalty; sovereignty; sovereign jurisdiction.

[Passion] robs reason of her due regalitie.

He came partly in by the sword, and had high courage in all points of regality.

2. An ensign or badge of royalty. [Obs.]

(Re"gal*ly) adv. In a regal or royal manner.

(Re*gard") v. t. [imp. & p. p. Regarded; p. pr. & vb. n. Regarding.] [F. regarder; pref. re- re + garder to guard, heed, keep. See Guard, and cf. Reward.]

1. To keep in view; to behold; to look at; to view; to gaze upon.

Your niece regards me with an eye of favor.

2. Hence, to look or front toward; to face. [Obs.]

It is peninsula which regardeth the mainland.

That exceedingly beatiful seat, on the assent of a hill, flanked with wood and regarding the river.

3. To look closely at; to observe attentively; to pay attention to; to notice or remark particularly.

If much you note him,
You offened him; . . . feed, and regard him not.

4. To look upon, as in a certain relation; to hold as an popinion; to consider; as, to regard abstinence from wine as a duty; to regard another as a friend or enemy.

5. To consider and treat; to have a certain feeling toward; as, to regard one with favor or dislike.

His associates seem to have regarded him with kindness.

6. To pay respect to; to treat as something of peculiar value, sanctity, or the like; to care for; to esteem.

He that regardeth thae day, regardeth it into the LOrd.
Rom. xiv. 6.

Here's Beaufort, that regards nor God nor king.

7. To take into consideration; to take account of, as a fact or condition. "Nether regarding that she is my child, nor fearing me as if II were her father." Shak.

8. To have relation to, as bearing upon; to respect; to relate to; to touch; as, an argument does not regard the question; — often used impersonally; as, I agree with you as regards this or that.

Syn. — To consider; observe; remark; heed; mind; respect; esteem; estimate; value. See Attend.

(Re*gard") v. i. To look attentively; to consider; to notice. [Obs.] Shak.

(Re*gard"), n. [F. regard See Regard, v. t.]

1. A look; aspect directed to another; view; gaze.

But her, with stern regard, he thus repelled.

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