Definition of domanial in English:

domanial

adjective

  • Relating to the control or ownership of an area of territory by a ruler or government.

    ‘this domanial regime suited large-scale landlords’
    • ‘In the ninth century, networks, based on corvées of transportation, around and to domanial centres, can be documented in the heartland of Francia and northern Italy.’

Origin

Early 19th century: from French, from medieval Latin domanialis, from domanium ‘lordship’.

Pronunciation

domanial

/doʊˈmeɪniəl//dōˈmānēəl/