Definition of housal in US English:

housal

(also housil)

adjective

rare
  • Of, belonging, or relating to a house or household; domestic, domesticated.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Randle Cotgrave (fl. 1587–?1630), lexicographer. Probably originally a variant (with reduction of the second element) of household. In later use reanalysed as if from house + -al.

Pronunciation

housal

/ˈhaʊzl/