Na"tal (?), a. [L. natalis, fr. natus, p.p. of nasci to be born: cf. F. natal. See Nation, and cf. Noel.]


Of or pertaining to one's birth; accompying or dating from one's birth; native.

Princes' children took names from their natal places. Camden.

Propitious star, whose sacred power Presided o'er the monarch's natal hour. Prior.

2. Actrol.

Presiding over nativity; as, natal Jove.

Syn. -- Native, natural. See Native.


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