Definitions of leal

  1. faithful and true; "leal to the core of her intrepid Scottish heart"- Harry Lauder Wordnet Dictionary DB
  2. Faithful; loyal; true. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. Loyal; true - hearted; faithful. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  4. Loyal; faithful; true. See Loyal. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

Usage examples for leal

  1. Though sharp may be our trouble, The joys are more than double, The brave surpass the cowards and the leal are like a wall To guard their dearest ever, To fail the feeblest never; And somehow this old earth remains a bright world after all. – Poems with Power to Strengthen the Soul by Various
  2. In this way can we know those who are leal and if aught can be done. – A Maid at King Alfred’s Court by Lucy Foster Madison