|1.||[ adjective ] relating to or associated with an empire|
"imperial colony" "the imperial gallon was standardized legally throughout the British Empire"
|2.||[ noun ] (zoology) a small tufted beard worn by Emperor Napoleon III|
|3.||[ adjective ] befitting or belonging to an emperor or empress|
|4.||[ adjective ] belonging to or befitting a supreme ruler|
|Synonyms:||regal purple royal majestic|
"golden age of imperial splendor" "purple tyrant" "regal attire" "treated with royal acclaim" "the royal carriage of a stag's head"
|5.||[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 26447|
|6.||[ noun ] (transportation) a piece of luggage carried on top of a coach|